Art+Auction's Calendar of Must-Attend Fall Art Events, From Sao Paulo to Shanghai

George Bellows, "Stag at Sharkey's," 1909, oil on canvas
(The Cleveland Museum of Art, Hinman B. Hurlbut Collection)


9/7–11/11: Gwangju Biennale

9/7–12/9: São Paulo Bienal

9/18–12/31: “Regarding Warhol: 60 Artists, 50 Years,” Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

9/24–25: Sale of property from the estate of Brooke Astor, Sotheby’s, New York

9/25–1/20: “Impressionism and Fashion,” Musee d’Orsay, Paris

9/30–1/27: Edgar Degas, Fondation Beyeler, Basel



10/6–1/14: “Destroy the Picture: Painting the Void, 1949–1962,” Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

10/7–2/24: “Ai Weiwei: According to What?,” Hirshhorn Museum, Washington, D.C.

10/11–14: Frieze, Frieze Masters, London

10/13–12/12: Istanbul Design Biennial

10/15: Americans for the Arts, National Arts Awards, New York

10/18–21: Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain (FIAC), Paris

10/26–29: Art Toronto

10/30: Whitney Museum annual Gala and Studio Party, New York


11/1: Performa fall party: Relâche, New York

11/1–4: Shanghai Art Fair

11/3–2/3: “Jasper Johns: Seeing with the Mind’s Eye,” San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

11/7–10: Abu Dhabi Art

11/7–12: Paris Tableau

11/8: Guggenheim International Gala, New York

11/9: Broad Art Museum opens East Lansing, Michigan

11/9–11: Artissima, Turin

11/9–12: The Salon: Art + Design, New York

11/10: Parrish Art Museum opens in new location Water Mill, New York

11/14–2/18: George Bellows, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

11/15–18: Paris Photo

11/19: Independent Curators International annual benefit, honoring Dasha Zhukova, New York

11/23–28: Christie’s Hong Kong Fall sales


12/3: Turner Prize, London

12/5–3/10: “Bill Viola: Liber Insolarum,” Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami

12/6–9: Art Basel Miami Beach and satellite fairs

12/7: Future Generation Art Prize, Pinchuk Art Centre, Kiev

12/10–14: Design sales: Phillips de Pury & Co., Christie’s, Sotheby’s, New York

12/13: Kandinsky Prize, Moscow

This article appears in the September issue of Art+Auction magazine.