Forthcoming

The Frick Collection

New York
30 May – 10 November 2019

The Frick Collection 61 Creating Accessibility 70Th Street

In spring 2019, The Frick Collection will present new work by Edmund de Waal, its first ever exhibition of a contemporary artist in the permanent galleries. For this unique opportunity, de Waal has created a series of site-specific installations made of porcelain, steel, gold, marble, and glass in response to particular rooms and objects in the collection.

In spring 2019, The Frick Collection will present new work by Edmund de Waal, its first ever exhibition of a contemporary artist in the permanent galleries. For this unique opportunity, de Waal has created a series of site-specific installations made of porcelain, steel, gold, marble, and glass in response to particular rooms and objects in the collection.


These works will be displayed in the museum's main galleries alongside works from the permanent collection.

With the exhibition's curator, Charlotte Vignon, de Waal co-authored a volume of the upcoming the Frick Diptych series, which focuses on a pair of porcelain candelabras with gilt-bronze mounts by Pierre Gouthière, the great French eighteenth-century chaser-gilder.

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