Exemplar and Fitzroy Place were delighted to host the opening reception for the prestigious Frieze Masters art fair at the VIP preview day on 15th October. Frieze London is recognized as one of the most prestigious weeks in the art world calendar. High profile guests at the fair included Valentino, Princess Michael of Kent and Lakshmi Mittall along with a large number of wealthy collectors.
Launched in 2012, Frieze Masters gives a contemporary twist on the classic by mixing ancient art, old masters and twentieth century art. Taking place from the 17th – 20th October, with two VIP preview days. Last year 28,000 visitors came to see over 100 galleries from 18 countries. Highlights from this years fair included Thomas Gibson showing a solo booth of Matisse works, Richard Gray presenting a solo booth of David Hockney works, and new exhibitor Otto Nauman displayed a beautiful Velázquez portrait. Frieze and Frieze Masters showcase the very best in contemporary and old world art.
Exemplar is currently working with sculptor Peter Randall-Page to provide an installation for the landscaped square within Fitzroy Place.