Channing Hansen is selected for Frieze Projects at Frieze Los Angeles 2020

13 February 2020
Frieze Los Angeles, which debuted in February, has announced plans for ‘Frieze Projects' 2020. Alongside 70 galleries within its main tent, the fair will present 16 site-specific performances, sculptures and installations, scattered throughout the Paramount backlot. Los Angeles County Museum of Art curator Rita Gonzalez and Vincent Price Art Museum Director Pilar Tompkins Rivas are organizing this portion of the fair.

Jonathan Baldock discusses his work in 'Tuesday Talks' at The Whitworth, Manchester, UK

28 January 2020
The 'Tuesday Talks' series presents leading artists, thinkers and curators who explore the driving forces, influences and sources of inspiration within contemporary art. The series is a collaboration between The Whitworth and Manchester Metropolitan University and is programmed by Pavel Büchler.

Melvin Edwards is Awarded United States Artists Fellowship 2020

27 January 2020
We are delighted to congratulate Melvin Edwards on receiving the coveted United States Artists Fellowship. The US Artists Fellowship 2020 has been awarded to fifty artists working across ten creative disciplines, each of whom will receive $50,000 unrestricted grant.

Stephen Friedman Gallery to host 'In Conversation' between Ged Quinn and Paul Hobson

16 January 2020
Stephen Friedman Gallery will be hosting an 'In Conversation' between British artist Ged Quinn and Paul Hobson (Director, Modern Art Oxford). The event will take place on Thursday 16 January (6.30-7.30pm) and coincides with the final week of Quinn's current solo exhibition at the gallery.

RSVP is essential as spaces are limited. Please contact rsvp@stephenfriedman.com to reserve your place.

Denzil Forrester, Study Day and In Conversation at Chelsea College of Arts, London, UK

15 January 2020
This Study Day is a partnership between Art on the Underground and Iniva that aims to generate new readings of Denzil Forrester's work, invite personal responses and inspire continuing dialogue. The event will take place at Chelsea College of Arts, London on Wednesday 15 January 2020.

'Justice for All' by Yinka Shonibare CBE goes on display at Arts House, Singapore

13 January 2020
The Asian Art Institutum, together with The Arts House and Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, are pleased to present Justice for All, an immersive, site-specific installation by acclaimed British-Nigerian artist Yinka Shonibare CBE, RA. The exhibition has been curated by Dr Zehra Jumabhoy, Courtauld Institute of Art, London, to coincide with Singapore Art Week and the Singapore Biennale 2020. 

Conversation: Melvin Edwards with Jill Moniz at California African American Museum, California, USA

9 January 2020
Pioneering contemporary artist Melvin Edwards joins LA Blacksmith curator Jill Moniz in a discussion of the artist's work. Edwards employs metalwork and abstraction to invoke social injustice and the African-American experience, as evidenced in his work 'My Turn to Burn' - a response to the 1965 Watts Rebellion - which is currently on display at CAAM.

Andreas Eriksson is included in 'NATURE – Home & Workplace at Nuuk Kunstmuseum, Greenland

8 January 2020
NATURE – Home & Workplace is a touring group exhibition opening at Nuuk Kunstmuseum in Greenland that explores contemporary visual art inspired by the Nordic landscape. The exhibition was developed by Johannes Larsen Museum in cooperation with artist Lisbeth Eugenie Christensen and was inspired by Johannes Larsen's close work with nature.