John Ahearn presented a reconstruction of his 1979 legendary exhibition ‘South Bronx Hall of Fame’, an exhibition of sculptural casts originally presented at Fashion Moda.
At Frieze New York 2012 Uri Aran turned a derelict structure into a fictional examination room in which actors will play the roles of doctors and patients.
For her project, Echakhch turned a patch of grass on Randall’s Island into an enchanting mirage – installing hundreds of tumbleweeds in an incongruous location.
Joel Kyack created a country fair game trailer shaped as a giant body for Frieze Projects New York.
American novelist Rick Moody was commissioned to write a short story for Frieze Projects which is available online now.
Virginia Overton’s project reacted to the idyllic landscape of Randall’s Island by installing flexible mirrors among trees.
Working on a 40-foot table under a canopy of large oak trees on Randall’s Island, the collaborative team of Tim Rollins and Kids Of Survival conducted their first open workshop for children and youth.
For her project at Frieze New York, Ulla von Brandenburg constructed an outdoor shadow theater hidden in a brightly striped tent reminiscent of a circus structure.
Frieze Projects is a program of artists’ commissions realized annually at Frieze New York. It is curated by Cecilia Alemani.
The participating artists in 2014 are: Darren Bader, Eduardo Basualdo, Eva Kotátková, Marie Lorenz, Koki Tanaka and Naama Tsabar. The program will also feature a special tribute to Allen Ruppersberg’s Al’s Grand Hotel, originally realized in 1971 at 7175 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles and presented at Frieze New York in collaboration with Public Fiction.