Frieze Seoul has named the greater than 120 galleries that may participate in its upcoming second version this September, whereas the Galleries Affiliation of Korea has named the greater than 210 galleries that may take part in its Kiaf truthful, which first launched in 2002.
Each gala’s happen in partnership with one another and are held on completely different flooring of the capital metropolis’s COEX Conference & Exhibition Middle, from September 7–9, with a VIP preview day on September 6.
At Frieze, all 4 mega-galleries—Gagosian, Hauser & Wirth, Tempo, and David Zwirner—will return, as will a number of main blue-chip enterprises like Thaddaeus Ropac, Paula Cooper Gallery, Kurimanzutto, Lehmann Maupin, Lisson Gallery, Galerie Lelong & Co., Mendes Wooden DM, Sprüth Magers, and Take Ninagawa.
The principle part of the truthful can have principally the identical variety of South Korea–primarily based galleries—amongst them Kukje, Leeahn, PKM, Johyun, and Jason Haam—as the primary version, with the one new one being rising gallery Whistle, which had a sales space in Frieze New York’s Focus part final month. (Simply over half of the Korea-based galleries in throughout the truthful’s three sections may even all participate in Kiaf.)
The truthful will once more be accompanied by two smaller sections, Frieze Masters (for works made at any level in artwork historical past) and Focus Asia (solo displays from Asia-based galleries), which is being suggested by Hyejung Jang, the chief curator of the DOOSAN Gallery, and Joselina Cruz, the director of the Museum of Up to date Artwork and Design in Manila.
Galleries within the Frieze Masters part embrace Gallery Hyundai, Grey, Tokyo Gallery + BTAP, Skarstedt, and Axel Vervoordt, whereas Focus Asia will embrace Capsule Shanghai, G Gallery, and Yutaka Kikutake Gallery.
In a press release, Frieze Seoul director Patrick Lee mentioned, “Constructing on the success of final yr’s inaugural version, Frieze Seoul 2023 includes a line-up of remarkable galleries from throughout the globe, with a particular give attention to Asia-based exhibitors showcasing the very best artwork from the area. As well as, we’re excited to increase the truthful’s dynamic program of particular tasks embodying the spirit of collaboration, making a second for cross-cultural connections between artists, collectors, curators, and artwork fans from around the globe.”
Whereas Frieze Seoul’s exhibitor quantity has about 10 extra galleries than final yr’s version, Kiaf has grown rather more quickly, with 210 galleries, representing practically a 30 % improve over the 164 that confirmed final yr.
Amongst these lined up are Korean galleries like Arario Gallery, BHAK, Gana Artwork, Hakgojae Gallery, PYO Gallery, and Wooson Gallery, in addition to worldwide ones like Carl Kostyál, Carvalho Park, Galleria Continua, Ora-Ora, Peres Tasks, and Rachel Uffner Gallery.
Final yr, the truthful debuted a brand new part for rising artists, NFTs, and new media known as Kiaf Plus, which was staged at a special location; this time round, it’ll return however be built-in into the primary halls in Coex. Galleries participating in that part embrace Carlye Packer, On a regular basis Mooonday, Swivel Gallery, Streams Gallery, and Tuesday to Friday.
In a press release, Dal-Seung Hwang, the affiliation’s president, mentioned, “We’re honored and proud to contribute to the event of Seoul as a world hub for artwork and tradition, in shut partnership with our galleries, associate organizations, and the Korean authorities. As Korea’s main artwork truthful, Kiaf will as soon as once more function a platform to showcase excellent artists from Korea and Asia, with a give attention to forward-thinking and dynamic up to date artwork.”
The complete exhibitor lists for each gala’s observe beneath.
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