(Scott Myles. The Modern institute)
Some artists at Frieze clearly challenged the proverb “A picture is worth a thousand words”.

Handsome bunch of word paintings to discover & to suit everybody’s taste could be found throughout the fair. Whether u dig minimalism, into-your-face punk or pure kitsch, we’ve got the thing! Enjoy…

(Bernardo Ortiz. Casas Riegner Gallery)

(Ideally… by Laure Provost. Frieze Projects)

(All You Can Eat, 2011 by Farhad Moshiri. Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac)

(Why is produced, 2011 by Liam Gillick. Maureen Paley Gallery)

(Oh Deed I Do by Dan Colen. Massimo De Carlo Gallery)

(Dead by Jack Pierson. Jack Hanley Gallery)

(More pics from the fair on our Flickr)