press release

Frieze New York presents the most forward-thinking galleries from around the globe, bringing an international focus to the dynamic contemporary art scene in New York.

In addition to being able to see and buy art by over 1,000 of the world’s leading artists, visitors can experience Frieze Projects, the fair’s program of artists’ specially commissioned projects
and Frieze Talks, a program of debates, panel discussions and keynote lectures.

The fair also includes Frame, a section dedicated to solo artist presentations by emerging galleries and Focus galleries which present curated projects and artworks specially conceived for Frieze New York.

The Sculpture Park, located beside the East River’s waterfront, exhibits new selected works by established and emerging artists and is free to the public.

Frieze New York is housed in a bespoke temporary structure designed by New York-based SO-IL architects. Located in the unique setting of Randall’s Island Park, Manhattan, and overlooking the East River, the fair is easily accessible.

Frieze New York 2013: Sculpture Park

In 2013 Tom Eccles, Executive Director of the Center for Curatorial Studies, has once again selected the Sculpture Park at Frieze New York.

New work made for the 2013 Sculpture Park includes Paul McCarthy’s Balloon Dog (2013), an 80-foot-high inflatable work, as well as pieces from: Fiona Connor, Style Guide Spa (2013); Saint Clair Cemin, Fotini (2013); Martha Friedman, Tongue Garden (2013); and Nick Van Woert, Primitive (2013). More works will be shown by artists: Tom Burr, Tom Friedman, Andrea Lolis, Charles Long, Jason Meadows, Pae White and Franz West.

Overlooking the East River, adjacent to the main fair structure, the Sculpture Park is an opportunity to see a significant group of public-scale sculpture and includes internationally recognized artists, both established and emerging.

Sculpture Park artists:

Tom Burr a few golden moments (2011) Bortolami

Saint Clair Cemin Fotini (2013) Paul Kasmin Gallery

Fiona Connor Style Guide Spa (2013) Hopkinson Cundy

Martha Friedman Tongue Garden (2013) Wallspace

Tom Friedman Circle Dance (2010) Stephen Friedman Gallery

Andreas Lolis Untitled (2013) The Breeder

Charles Long Untitled (2013) Tanya Bonakdar Gallery

Jason Meadows St. Francis (2010) Tanya Bonakdar Gallery and Marc Foxx

Paul McCarthy Balloon Dog (2013) Hauser & Wirth

Pae White Briquettes and Support: Fox, Bird, Owl, Turtle, Frog (2003) greengrassi, kaufmann repetto and Andrew Kreps Gallery

Nick Van Woert Primitive (2013) Grimm

Franz West Untitled (2011) Gagosian Gallery

Frieze New York
Ort: Randall´s Island Park, Manhattan

Sculpture Park at Frieze New York
artists: Tom Burr, Saint Clair Cemin, Fiona Connor, Martha Friedman, Tom Friedman, Andreas Lolis, Charles Long, Jason Meadows, Paul McCarthy, Pae White, Nick van Woert, Franz West.
curator: Tom Eccles