Frieze 2016 is on this week in London, opening October 6 and running to October 9. The event draws an international community of artist and exhibitors to its location in the centre of the city, but is also host to an exciting and diverse range of events offsite and on the fringe, including Miracle Marathon at Serpentine Galleries, Sunday Art Fair at Ambika P3, 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair at Somerset House and more.
See below for our offsite and fringe recommendations, and here for the main event:
The ICA will be hosting a week of dance, performance, discussions and screenings, from October 3 to 8, with an accompanying program of DJs and other music guests including two after parties in collaboration with Berlin-based label PAN, one hosted by Bala Club on October 4, and another hosted by PAN on October 5. Artist Christopher Kulendran Thomas will be in conversation with professor Suhail Malik and writer Tirdad Zolghadr to speak about ‘Art Post Capitalism’ on the evening of October 6.
Lisa Radon will also launch her new book Wholeness Engine at Jupiter Woods, October 8.
An evening of performances at DRAF featuring Mary Hurrell, Goshka Macuga, Roman Ondak, Amalia Ulman, Mark Wallinger and a DJ set by Olof Dreijer (The Knife), October 6
Miracle Marathon at Serpentine Galleries, October 8 and 9
Sunday Art Fair, October 6 to 9
Frieze Art and Architecture Conference, October 4
Dream Fair London 2016: twelve participating galleries will host digital work by artists online, accessible to all with a computer or mobile. The site opens on October 4.
1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair at Somerset House, October 6 to 9.
Donna Huanca performance at Zabludowicz Collection, October 7.
Pompe – a dionysian canal procession ending at St. Mary Magdalene Church, October 7
A glass is empty of everything but simple passage @ Seventeen gallery, readings by David Raymond Conroy, Caspar Heinemann and Rebecca Jagoe – Oct 8
Ash Ferlito @ White Cubicle Toilet Gallery, Oct 6 – Oct 31
END-USER @ The RYDER Projects, Oct 6 – Nov 12
I, Cyborg @ Gazelli Art House, Oct 6- Nov 12
Tala Madani @ Pilar Corrias Gallery, Oct 4 – Nov 11
Metahaven @ Auto Italia, Oct 4 – Oct 30
Lanzarote @ Union Pacific, Oct 2 – Nov 5
Gina Folly @ Almanac, Oct 1 – Nov 5
Amalia Ulman @ Arcadia Missa, Sep 30 – Nov 5
Candice Lin @ Gasworks, Sep 21 – Dec 11
Mike Kelley @ Hauser & Wirth, Sep 23 – Nov 19
Aude Pariset @ Cell Project Space, Sep 22 – Nov 6
George Henry Longly @ Studio Leigh, Sep 22- Oct 29
Darja Bajagić @ Carlos/Ishikawa, Sep 21 – Oct 29
Joseph Buckley @ Public Exhibitions, Sep 29 – Oct 12
Augustas Serapinas @ Emalin, Sep 27 – Oct 29
Georgie Nettell @ Project Native Informant, Sep 28 – Oct 29
Moist Heat @ The White Building, Sep 29 – Oct 15
Lonesome Wife @ Seventeen, Sep 29 – Nov 5
Piotr Łakomy @ The Sunday Painter, Sep 30 – Nov 5
Streams of Warm Impermanence @ DRAF, Sep 15- Dec 10
Chooc Ly Tan @ StudioRCA Riverlight, Sep 14 – Nov 1
Josh Bitelli @ UNION Gallery, Sep 17 – Oct 22
Eva Fàbregas and Rachel Pimm @ Enclave Lab, Sep 29 – Oct 28
Andrew Gillespie, Andrew Lacon + Joanne Masding @ IMT Gallery, Sep 2 – Oct 16
Andy Holden + Steve Roggenbuck @ Rowing, Sept 2- Nov 5
Ivana Basic @ Annka Kultys Gallery, Sep 7 – Oct 8.**