Frieze today revealed their plans for the upcoming edition of Frieze Viewing Room and Frieze Week in London in October. Galleries, artists, collectors, museums, institutions, audiences and partners will have the opportunity to connect through an innovative combination of online and offline programming.
Polly Staple has been appointed Director of Collection, British Art, Tate. Taking up the post in January 2020, Staple will succeed Ann Gallagher in leading the development of the world’s greatest collection of British art, managing the research and acquisition of works from 1500 to the present day.
Prada presents the third iteration of Prada Mode, a traveling social club with a focus on contemporary culture that provides members a unique art experience along with music, dining, and conversations.
One of the most highly anticipated events in the London Frieze Week calendar, David Roberts Art Foundation’s Evening of Performances, will this year take place for the first time in London’s iconic nightclub, Ministry of Sound.
Louise O’Kelly, Founder and Director of international performance festival, Block Universe, has been invited by DRAF to guest curate the highly anticipated Frieze Week London event, an Evening of Performances for its 2019 edition.
Acute Art have just announced that Daniel Birnbaum will be joining its growing team as Director. Birnbaum, who currently holds the position of Director at Moderna Museet in Stockholm, will move to London where the company is based, and take up his position next year.