Frieze New York returns for its 10th year in New York, again at the Shed, with several satellite art fairs taking place across the city this weekend. Here’s a guide to our favorites, some in brand new locations.
Friesland New York 2022
Located at the Shed, Frieze will feature 66 galleries. favorite art fair can be pricey, with Thursday preview entry at $200 per ticket; Friday at $120-$155; and general admission on weekends $70-$85. Until May 22, 545 West 30th Street, Manhattan; 212-463-7488, frieze.com. Tickets are only available online in advance.
1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair
The fair dedicated to contemporary art from Africa and the African diaspora is moving to a new location: Harlem Parish, a church built in 1897. It has called on Novella Ford, associate director of public programs and exhibitions at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, as forum curator. General admission tickets are $20. Through May 22 at Harlem Parish, 258 West 118th Street, Manhattan; 1-54.com.
The photography fair presented by AIPAD
The photography show, presented by the Association of International Photography Dealers, moves from Pier 94 to a new venue, Center415, where more than 49 exhibitors from nine countries will participate in the 41st edition of the photo expo, on Fifth Avenue . A weekend pass is $75; daytime general admission, $45. Through May 22 at Center415, 415 Fifth Avenue (between East 37th and 38th Streets), Manhattan; (646) 398-9100, aipad.com.
Refrigerator Art Fair
Fridge returns to his first venue, Gallery OneTwentyEight on Rivington Street, where he partners with other galleries. This year’s interactive fair, with artistic performances and indoor and outdoor installations, is dedicated to the concept of peace. Free entry. Through May 22 at Gallery OneTwentyEight, 128 Rivington Street, Manhattan; 202-590-1357, fridgeartfair.com.
Volta New York
Volta offers 49 international galleries and presents this year at 548 West 22nd Street, the former Dia Building. Volta, which debuted in Basel in 2005 as a ‘collaboration between dealers and friends’, focuses on providing a platform for young galleries to participate in major city art markets. Tickets are $25 or $20 for a group of 10. Through May 22 at 548 West 22nd Street, Manhattan; voltaartfairs.com.
The 26th edition of the Bleecker Street gallery will present the works of 11 female artists in “11 Women of Spirit”, an exhibition inspired by the French term of the 18th century women of spirit, referring to women painters and intellectuals of the time, unknown to their male contemporaries. Tickets are free. Until May 22 at the Zürcher Gallery, 33 Bleecker Street, Manhattan; 212-777-0790, galleryzurcher.com.