Frieze Masters 2014

Frieze Masters is a unique art fair which presents a contemporary perspective on historical art. The fair features leading galleries showcasing art made before the year 2000, ranging from the ancient era and old masters to the late 20th century. See Participating Galleries exhibitor list below.

This year’s highlights include:


Thomas Dane Gallery (Stand G02) is sharing with Corbet vs Dempsey again this year: the concept behind the stand is to imagine what it might have looked like in 1974 – what works would have been on display? The overarching theme is ‘Rumble in the Jungle’.


Hauser & Wirth (Stand B5) will present an outstanding group of early works by the Swiss artist Jean Tinguely (1925 – 1991). Tinguely is best known for his kinetic and mechanically animated sculptures that explore the aesthetics of movement. His sculptural machines were built of found or familiar objects and rudimentary parts, combining kineticism with wit and intelligence. On view will be important works from the 1950s and 1960s, including ‘Métamatic’ (1959-1960), a seminal example of his famous drawing machines.


For the first time, the Sprüth Magers (Stand G8) will participate in Frieze Masters this year with work by Bernd & Hilla Becher, Louise Lawler, Reinhard Mucha, Cindy Sherman and Rosemarie Trockel all created in the 1980s.


Victoria Miro (Stand D12) will present a solo presentation of works by Ian Hamilton Finlay at Frieze Masters. These four works have been curated by Pia Simig.



Mnuchin Gallery (Stand B6) will present a solo exhibition of acclaimed Abstract Expressionist American sculptor David Smith featuring the artist’s historic Forgings series (1955), his first solo show in London since his Tate Modern retrospective in 2006-07. The monolithic linearity of the Forgings demonstrates Smith’s groundbreaking use of industrial processes and materials. Working with Peter Stevens, Executive Director of The Estate of David Smith, Mnuchin Gallery will contextualise the Forgings with sculptures sharing their totemic quality, and works on paper.

Participating Galleries

The participating galleries will exhibit art ranging from the ancient era to old masters through to art of the twentieth century. Representing 19 countries, this year sees new galleries that include: Participating Galleries (list in formation) 303 Gallery, New York, Galería Juana de Aizpuru, Madrid, Galería Helga de Alvear, Madrid, Ancient & Modern, London, The Approach, London, Laura Bartlett Gallery, London, Galerie Catherine Bastide, Brussels, Galería Elba Benítez, Madrid, Blum & Poe, Los Angeles, Marianne Boesky Gallery, New York, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, The Box, Los Angeles, BQ, Berlin, Gavin Brown’s enterprise, New York, Buchholz, Cologne, Cabinet, London, Campoli Presti, London, Canada, New York, Galerie Gisela Capitain, Cologne, Casas Riegner, Bogota
Sadie Coles HQ, London, Contemporary Fine Arts, Berlin, Pilar Corrias Gallery, London, Corvi-Mora, London, Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris, Thomas Dane Gallery, London, Massimo De Carlo, Milan
Galerie Eigen + Art, Berlin, Konrad Fischer Galerie, Düsseldorf, Foksal Gallery Foundation, Warsaw, Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo, Marc Foxx, Los Angeles, Carl Freedman Gallery, London, Stephen Friedman Gallery, London, Frith Street Gallery, London, Gagosian Gallery, London, Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam, A Gentil Carioca, Rio de Janeiro, Goodman Gallery, Johannesburg
Marian Goodman Gallery, London, Greene Naftali, New York, greengrassi, London, Galerie Karin Guenther, Hamburg, Hauser & Wirth, London, Herald St, London, Galerie Max Hetzler, Berlin, Hollybush Gardens, London, Taka Ishii Gallery, Tokyo, Alison Jacques Gallery, London, Galerie Martin Janda, Vienna, Casey Kaplan, New York, Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Vienna, Anton Kern Gallery, New York, Galerie Peter Kilchmann, Zurich, Tina Kim Gallery, New York, David Kordansky Gallery, Los Angeles, Andrew Kreps Gallery, New York, Galerie Krinzinger, Vienna, Kukje Gallery, Seoul, kurimanzutto, Mexico City, Lehmann Maupin, New York, Lisson Gallery, London, Kate MacGarry, London, Mai 36 Galerie, Zurich, Gió Marconi, Milan, Mary Mary, Glasgow, Galerie Greta Meert, Brussels, Mendes Wood DM, São Paulo, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna, Meyer Riegger, Berlin, Victoria Miro, London, Stuart Shave/Modern Art, London, The Modern Institute, Glasgow, MOT, International, London, mother’s tankstation, Dublin, Taro Nasu, Tokyo ,Galleria Franco Noero , Turin, Galerie Nordenhake, Berlin, Office Baroque, Brussels, Overduin & Co., Los Angeles, Pace, London
Maureen Paley, London, Peres Projects, Berlin, Galerie Perrotin, Paris, Galerie Francesca Pia, Zurich, Galeria Plan B, Berlin, Galerija Gregor Podnar, Berlin, Galerie Eva Presenhuber, Zurich
Project 88, Mumbai, Rampa, Istanbul ,Raucci/Santamaria, Naples, Almine Rech Gallery, Brussels, Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris, Salon 94, New York, Esther Schipper, Berlin, Galerie Rüdiger Schöttle, Munich, Sfeir-Semler, Beirut ,Shanghart Gallery, Shanghai, Sommer Contemporary Art, Tel Aviv, Sprüth Magers, Berlin ,Standard (Oslo), OsloStevenson, Cape Town, Galeria Luisa Strina, São Paulo, T293, Rome,Take Ninagawa, Tokyo, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London,The Third Line, Dubai,Vermelho, São Paulo, Vilma Gold, London, Vitamin Creative Space, Guangzhou, Wallspace, New York, Michael Werner, New York, White Cube, London, Wien Lukatsch, Berlin, Wilkinson, London, Workplace Gallery, Gateshead, Zeno X Gallery, Antwerp
David Zwirner, New York

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