Frieze - Issue 173 - September 2015

Frieze - Issue 173 - September 2015
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The Model

In his centenary year, two retrospectives celebrate the German architect Paul Schneider-Esleben by Markus Weisbeck

In These Intemperate Times

You Can Do it!

The glorification of the pontiffs of Palo Alto by Lynne Tillman

Weekend Special

Screen Presence

Is technology geographically neutral? by Sean O'Toole


Veil & Vault

Los Angeles's newest museum: The Broad by Travis Diehl



The restoration of Powell & Pressburger’s 1951 film, The Tales of Hoffmann by Tom Newth

City of Culture

Caves & Spaceships

How the ancient Italian city of Matera won the bid to be 2019 European Capital of Culture without focusing on its heritage by Vincenzo Latronico


No Offence?

UK art institutions and self-censorship by Ellen Mara De Wachter



Why do artists write novels? by Nathaniel Budzinski


The Long and Short

Feature-length films made by artists have broken box-office records, whilst celebrated filmmakers have developed parallel careers as visual artists. Dan Kidner considers the evolution of the ‘artist’s feature film’. by Dan Kidner


In Focus: Celia Hempton

Painting, nudes and chatrooms by Matthew McLean

Think Piece


On mimesis, art and alchemy by Jan Verwoert


In Focus: Nevin Aladağ

The city plays itself by Andreas Schlaegel


City Limits

25 years of Jem Cohen’s free-wheeling cinema by Isabel Stevens


All Together

Sam Thorne discusses activism, collaboration and the uses of absurdity with Ahmet Öğüt by Sam Thorne

Picture Piece

Picture Piece: Video Game Photography

Video Game Photography by James Bridle


This Corrosion

Lara Favaretto: exploring the nuances of death and disappearance by Barbara Casavecchia


The Eyes Have It

Puns, pictograms and props in the work of Math Bass by Dan Fox


Questionnaire: Elena Ferrante

Q: What should stay the same? A: The desire to tell stories. by Elena Ferrante

Four Painting Shows

Sadie Coles HQ, Josh Lilley, Kate MacGarry & Wilkinson, London, UK

By Martin Herbert


Various venues, Madrid, Spain

By Laurie Taylor

12th Havana Biennial

Various venues, Havana, Cuba

By Hannah Conroy

Guerrilla Girls & Guerrilla Girls Broadband

Abrons Art Center & Bruce High Quality Foundation University Gallery, New York, USA

By Jennifer Kabat

Yuji Agematsu

Real Fine Arts, New York, USA

By Matthew Shen Goodman

Leidy Churchman

Murray Guy, New York, USA

By Matthew McLean

Anthony Lepore

François Ghebaly Gallery / The Bikini Factory, Los Angeles, USA

By Evan Moffitt

Julia Heyward

CCA Wattis, San Francisco, USA

By Isobel Harbison

Barbara Kasten

ICA, Philadelphia, USA

By Devika Singh

Marilyn Minter

Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, USA

By William J. Simmons

Mia Feuer

Esker Foundation, Calgary, Canada

By Maeve Hanna

The Lulennial

Lulu, Mexico City, Mexico

By Daniel Garza-Usabiaga

Melinda Harper

Heide Museum of Modern Art, Melbourne, Australia

By Sophie Knezic

Zhu Yu

Long March Space, Beijing, China

By Kate Sutton

Wu Dayu

Chinese Academy of Oil Painting, Beijing, China

By Carol Yinghua Lu

Janek Simon

Raster, Warsaw, Poland

By Krzysztof Kosciuczuk

What We Know

Roberta, Frankfurt, Germany

By Viktoria Draganova


Fridericianum, Kassell, Germany

By Noemi Smolik

Torbjørn Rødland

Henie Onstad Kunstsenter, Oslo, Norway

By Brian Sholis

Ugo Rondinone

Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich, Switzerland

By Aoife Rosenmeyer

Anicka Yi

Kunsthalle Basel, Basel, Switzerland

By Kirsty Bell

Zak Kitnick

Clearing, Brussels, Belgium

By Mitch Speed

The Welfare State

M HKA, Antwerp, Belgium

By Ellen Mara de Wachter

Slip of the Tongue

Punta della Doganna, Venice, Italy

By Caoimhín Mac Giolla Léith

Accrochage 3: Pop & Music/Sound

Fondation Louis Vuitton, Paris, France

By Robert Barry

Xavier Ribas

ProjecteSD, Barcelona, Spain

By Max Andrews

Hybridize or Disappear

Museu do Chiado, Lisbon, Portugal

By Elvia Wilk

Lea Porsager

Nils Stærk / Mellemrummet & Overgaden Institute of Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark

By Lizzie Lloyd


Various Venues, Budapest, Hungary

By Chris Fite-Wassilak

Ellen Altfest

MK Gallery, Milton Keynes, UK

By Amy Sherlock

Malcolm Le Grice

Richard Saltoun, London, UK

By Jonathan P. Watts

The Spirit of the Staircase

The Sunday Painter, London, UK

By Orit Gat

Ellen Gronemeyer

Greengrassi, London, UK

By Charlie Fox

Lucy Beech

Harris Gallery, Preston, UK

By Richard Parry

Pavel Büchler

Ikon, Birmingham, UK

By Paul Carey-Kent

Samara Scott

Harris Gallery, Birmingham, UK

By Louisa Elderton

Katrina Palmer

Isle of Portland, Dorset, UK

By Patrick Langley

Live: Tree of Codes

Manchester International Festival, Manchester, UK

By Amy Sherlock

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Format Magazine
Related Artists Math Bass, Lara Favaretto, Ahmet Ogut
Language English
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