May is the month to head to New York for multiple art fairs here we highlight 6 we think are definitely worth popping into and keep a look out for reviews of at least four of them coming this month from FAD magazine NYC team.
Frieze New York, May 17th-21st, 2023, The Shed
Led for the second year by Christine Messineo (Director of Americas, Frieze) Frieze NY will bring together over 60 leading galleries spanning 27 countries, including 33 with a New York location MORE
TEFAF New York Art Fair, May 12th-16th 2023, Park Avenue Armory, 643 Park Avenue
TEFAF New York will feature 91 dealers with 13 new exhibitors this year presenting museum-quality objects across modern and contemporary art, jewelry, antiques, and design to the vibrant art community of New York. MORE
Future Fair, May 10th- 13th, Chelsea Industrial
Future Fair will bring contemporary art from 50 global galleries to New York City’s Chelsea neighborhood for its biggest edition yet. This year, the fair will head to the city’s renowned gallery district to take over the 28,000-square-foot venue Chelsea Industrial. Now in its third year, Future Fair continues to champion its founding tenets of equitability, transparency, and quality to build community with exhibiting artists and galleries. MORE
NADA, May 18th–21st, 2023, 548 West.
The 9th edition of NADA New York will showcase a diverse selection from 88 galleries, art spaces, and non-profit organizations spanning 17 countries and 37 cities including Copenhagen, Detroit, Guadalajara, Lima, London, New York, Paris, and Seoul. This year’s exhibitors list showcases 53 NADA Members and 31 first-time exhibitors. MORE
SPRING/BREAK Art Show, May 10th – 20th, OLD SCHOOL 32 Prince Street, NY NY
SURPRISE! SPRING/BREAK Art Show will honor its 4th IMMERSIVE PROGRAM biennial, this time in its original headquarters in the Old School on Prince Street, by unveiling a special ‘secret superlative’ salon exhibition during the New York Arts Weeks in May, its public days straddling both the Independent/Future Fair/TEFAF arts week as well as that of Frieze New York/NADA the week following. The show’s location, a former parochial school that housed the nascent curator-based art fair for three of its fledgeling years from 2012 – 2014, MORE
The Other Art Fair Brooklyn, May 18th – 2st, 2023, Brooklyn Navy Yard, Agger Fish
120 game-changing artists exhibiting at TOAF Brooklyn MORE