jimmy merris says forget the art, the world is in trouble

After a short stint in Snowdonia, Jimmy is back in south London — working out of a funeral parlor and creating uniquely sinister yet humorous work.
Ryan White

why marc hundley recreated his williamsburg apartment at nyc frieze

His goal is to make galleries a more intimate experience.
André-Naquian Wheeler

what social and political responsibility should art have?

As Frieze concludes in London, we look at the political possibility and political pitfalls of the naked consumerism of the art world.
Tom Rasmussen

why a new magical counter culture is emerging

Paganism is making a comeback in art and fashion, through Los Angeles crystal shops and psychedelic journeys of self-discovery.
Dean Kissick

london art lovers share their frieze survival tips, straight up

As the world famous contemporary art fair arrives in London, follow Rosie Harriet Ellis's lens as we meet the first few visitors to explore the vast marquees in Regent’s Park.
i-D Staff

the i-D guide to talking about modern art

Stuck at an after-Frieze party this week? Want to pretend you know what you’re talking about? Read on…
Dean Kissick

10 things you can't miss during frieze week

Whether you’re catching the ferry out to Randall’s Island for the main fair or lacing up your kicks for NADA’s annual bash at Basketball City, here’s what to see during one of New York’s most loved art weeks. Between Alex Da Corte’s big baby and Know...
Emily Manning

grace wales bonner launches a new zine at london's frieze art fair

The designer reimagines her spring/summer 16 mood board as 'Everythings For Real Volume II' -- a collaged world of imagery and prose.
Steve Salter

​defending richard prince against accusations of misogyny

Why 'New Portraits' is a comment on exploitation, art and sex, and not simply the pornographic fantasies of a talentless hack.
Felix Petty
Think Pieces

are art people more stylish than fashion people?

As New York is invaded by international galleristas for Frieze, Cleo Le-Tan investigates the very specific nature of art fashion in the latest edition of Cleo's Closet Case.
Cleo Le-Tan
Think Pieces

2014, the year... the post internet art world went mainstream

2014 felt like a watershed year for art, when the new global underground went mainstream and began to sweep away the old guard of the YBAs and post-internet art finally cracked the market.
Felix Petty

shanzhai biennial are the art collective subverting luxury goods and selling a house at frieze

Shanzhai is the Chinese appropriation of Western luxury goods like Apple phones or Vuitton handbags; but Shanzhai Biennial is a collective of three artists, exploring Shanzhai culture through high-gloss surface rich images, that revel in the uncanny.
Felix Petty