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Issue 1, Tuesday, 15 October 2013  | Download this issue

Frieze Masters brings older art in from the cold

News The canon of art history is under review by museums and the market

News and analysis

Gay images censored after Vatican’s legal threat

News Artist now plans to show his controversial photographs abroad

Take-off for Farnborough’s art show

News Former aviation testing facility to host exhibitions, events and educational programmes

Giving African artists a platform

News The first fair dedicated to contemporary art from the vast southern continent opens in London

Also in this issue

Public art with an altitude

News Works by Swiss artists to be installed in some “challenging” locations in Alpine ski resort town

 

Mira Schendel estate goes to Hauser & Wirth

News Gallery now represents one of Latin America’s most respected post-war artists

In memory of Michael Stanley

News Friends and colleagues launch charity in honour of director

Sisters are doing it for themselves

News analysis Frieze Masters features a raft of women, including Judy Chicago, who are eschewing assembly-line art

Charity auctions aplenty in London during Frieze week

News Sales benefit Saatchi Gallery, Gasworks, cancer charity and Syrian children's education

Where art and music collide

Interview The experimental composer and choreographer Meredith Monk, who performs tonight as part of the fair, has spent half a century pioneering new forms

Many ways to be Modern

Feature Frieze Masters shows that the Western school is not the only school

My London top five: Venetia Porter

Feature Art world figures share their "don't miss" picks for shows going on during Frieze Week

Talking the talk: artists at Frieze Masters

Feature Who's speaking at the fair this week

Art and the appetite for destruction

Feature Tate Britain examines the history of those who have targeted art, from Henry VIII to the present

Diary

At Frieze, the grass really is greener

The artist Richard Woods has a fresh approach to rolling the lawn on the other side of the Frieze sculpture park. His site-specific work Grass Painted Green, 1998-2013 (Alan Cristea Gallery), is just that—a ten sq. m block of hallowed...

 
Exhibitions

Italian Futurism 1909-44: Reconstructing the Universe

The first comprehensive overview of Italian Futurism in the US opens at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum this month. “We’ve been wanting to do this show longer than I’ve worked here, and I’ve worked here for 20 years,” says Vivien Greene, the...
Gauguin: Metamorphoses 2014 Whitney Biennial Lygia Clark: the Abandonment of Art, 1948-88 When the Stars Begin to Fall: Imagination and the American South Oscar Murillo Glenn Brown Carl Andre: Sculpture as Place, 1958-2010
Video

Enigmatic Eliasson, mystery man

Olafur Eliasson’s latest exhibition, which opens on 20 August at the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art in Humlebæk, is shrouded in mystery. “It’s important that people come and experience the work without too many preconceptions,” the curator Mathias Ussing Seeberg told The Art Newspaper this summer. But a little preparation never hurts, so here is a clip of the artist discussing his practice in 2005.

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