This is a syndicated post. Read the original at Art Market Monitor 2017-10-11.
Njideka Akunyili Crosby Awarded MacArthur Grant
The MacArthur Foundation announced this morning their annual “genius” grants of $625,000 no-strings attached funding. Njideka Akunyili Crosby was among those who received the award. The MacArthur Foundation made a brief YouTube video interview with the artist where she explains the grounding and ambitions of her work. Njideka Akunyili Crosby is a figurative painter whose large-scale works express the […]