Wednesday 14 October | 12pm
Wednesday 14 October | 3pm
What place does contemporary art have in historical museums?
Thursday 15 October | 12pm
Thursday 15 October | 3pm
How do the juxtapositions of objects, created at different moments in history, alter the meaning or our reading of those objects?
Friday 16 October 2015 | 12pm
Organised in conjunction with Spotlight, the panel will explore the historical significance of African American artists from the 1960s and ’70s employing a decidedly abstract aesthetic.
Friday 16 October | 3pm
Saturday 17 October | 12pm
What is the role of the imagination in the work of the critic?
Sunday 18 October | 12pm
Sunday 18 October | 3pm
This panel will discuss the historical and global trade of art and objects.
Frieze Masters includes a programme of talks in which major artists, critics and curators discuss the relationships between contemporary and historical art. Frieze Masters Talks is programmed by Jennifer Higgie (co-editor, frieze & editor, Frieze Masters magazine) and Jasper Sharp, (Adjunct Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna). Frieze Masters Talks are supported by Gucci, Associate Sponsor of the fair and sponsor of the Talks this year.
Frieze Masters Talks is hosted in a bespoke auditorium at the fair. Access to the talks is included in the Frieze Masters admission ticket. Seats for each day’s talks can be booked from 11am on the day at the auditorium. Podcasts of all talks can be downloaded from friezemasters.com the following day.