In the News

Director Ian Wardropper to Retire in 2025 | Winter 2024

Leadership

“Frick Leader to Step Down After a 14-Year Run”—The New York Times
“The Frick’s Longtime Director Ian Wardropper Will Step Down in 2025”—Artnet
“Frick Collection Director to Retire”—The Art Newspaper
“Longtime Frick Collection Director to Retire After Renovation Is Unveiled”—ARTnews
“Ian Wardropper to Depart as Director of Frick”—Artforum

Bellini and Giorgione in the House of Taddeo Contarini | Fall 2023

Installation

“2 Masterpieces Reveal the Big Bang Moment of Our Art Universe”—The New York Times
“A Renaissance Reunion”—The Wall Street Journal
“The Frick’s Chief Curator Advances Art History With ‘Dream’ Reunion Of Two Renaissance Masterpieces”—Forbes
“On View at the Frick, a Little Slice of Heaven”—The New York Sun
“St. Francis Reunites with the Three Philosophers at The Frick’s Final Installation”—La Voce di New York
“2 Renaissance masterpieces reunited after 400 years”—Aleteia

Capital Campaign Announcement | Fall 2023

Building Project

“Frick Collection's Fundraising for Renovation And Capital Campaign Reaches $242M”—The Art Newspaper 
“The Frick Collection Is Nearing Its $290M Fundraising Goal for Renovations”—Observer
“New York’s Frick Collection Launches Public Fundraising Campaign for Renovation”—Blooloop

Barkley L. Hendricks: Portraits at the Frick | Fall 2023

Exhibition

“For Barkley Hendricks, Finally a Seat at the Head of the Table”—The New York Times
Barkley L. Hendricks: Portraits at the Frick Review: Infinite Shades of Black”—The Wall Street Journal
“Pioneering Black portraitist Barkley L. Hendricks is first artist of color to get solo show at Frick”—The Associated Press
The Timeless Black Portraits of Barkley L. Hendricks”—WNYC
“50 Years On, Barkley L. Hendricks’s Eternally Stylish Portraits Still Stop You in Your Tracks”—Vogue
“A Superstar of Portraiture Finally Gets His Due”—Financial Times
“Barkley L. Hendricks: Portraits at the Frick”—The Brooklyn Rail
“A Stunning Show of Portraits by Barkley Hendricks Has Opened at the Frick, Where the Artist Was Once Inspired by Old Masters”—Artnet
“Seeing the Frick Anew Through Barkley L. Hendricks’s Portraits”—Hyperallergic
“Barkley L. Hendricks’s Portraits at The Frick Intimately Depict Black Metropolitan Life”—Artsy
“Barkley L. Hendricks Portraits on View at the Frick”—Amsterdam News
“Barkley L. Hendricks Portraits Get Spotlight at Frick Madison”—NY1
“Barkley L. Hendricks’ Fashion Sense is in Focus at the Frick Madison”—WWD

Frick Diptych Series | Fall 2023

Publication

“Meeting of the Minds”—The Magazine Antiques

Nicolas Party and Rosalba Carriera | Summer 2023

Installation

“Nicolas Party’s Pastels Celebrate the Art and Artifice of Rosalba Carriera”—Financial Times
“Rococo Pops as a Rosalba Pastel is Fittingly Framed”—Apollo
“Nicolas Party Mural Riffs on Rosalba Carriera at the Frick”—Ocula
“At the Frick, an Exploration of Rococo Sumptuousness, Etched in Pastel”—The New York Sun

Frick Madison Final Year | Spring 2023

Building Project

“The Frick Collection Will Close Its Temporary Breuer Space and Reopen Its Newly Overhauled Mansion in 2024”—Artnet
“New York’s Frick Mansion to Reopen in 2024”—Hyperallergic
“Frick Collection Will Vacate Brutalist Madison Avenue Building in Early 2024”—The Art Newspaper

Vermeer at the Rijksmuseum | Winter 2023

Exhibition

The Frick’s three paintings by Vermeer were featured in the Rijksmuseum’s landmark show and returned to the galleries at Frick Madison on June 15, 2023.

“The Absolute Vermeer, in a Show More Precious Than Pearls”—The New York Times
“The Ultimate Vermeer Collection”—The New Yorker
“There Will Never Be Another Vermeer Show as Great as This One”—The Washington Post
“...Small Focus, Wide Reach”—The Wall Street Journal
“The Rijksmuseum’s Vermeer Retrospective Is Momentous and Dizzying”—Financial Times
“Vermeer Review — One of the Most Thrilling Exhibitions Ever Conceived”—The Guardian
“Vermeer at the Rijksmuseum is the Exhibition of the Century”—The Times of London
“The Mysteries of Johannes Vermeer”—CBS Sunday Morning
“Never to Be Repeated Vermeer Exhibition Stuns with Scientific Revelations”—CNN

The Gregory Gift | Winter 2023

Exhibition

The Gregory Gift Review: A Personal Trove Made Public”—The Wall Street Journal
“Entrancing New York Exhibition at the Frick Madison...”—Design & Art Magazine
“A Visit with The Gregory Gift”—New York Social Diary

Regarding Ingres: Fourteen Short Stories | Winter 2023

Publication

“Frick Masterpiece Inspires Anthology of Short Stories...”—Forbes

The Eveillard Gift | Fall 2022

Exhibition

“...A Sketch of a Great Collection”—The Wall Street Journal
“The Making of John Singer Sargent’s Scandalous Madame X”—Apollo
“A Gift That Keeps Giving”—Our Town
“Frick Flourishes With a Large Gift of Small Works”—The New York Sun

Employment at the Frick

Awards and Highlights

“When Museum Workers Take Over Their Institutions’ Walls”—Hyperallergic
“Mayor Adams, MOPD Acting Commissioner Jackson Host ADA Sapolin Awards Reception in Honor of 32nd Anniversary of Americans With Disabilities Act”—NYC.gov
“Frick Collection Honoured for Employing People with Disabilities”—The Art Newspaper
“Improving Access to Employment for People with Disabilities”—American Alliance of Museums