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Njideka Akunyili Crosby, Financial Times Woman of The Year 2016

Njideka Akunyili Crosby has had been awarded Financial Times Woman of The Year 2016.

She has also been shortlisted for the Future Generation Art Prize 2017

Both the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Whitney Museum in NYC purchased paintings in 2016.

Mother and Child, 2016. Acrylic, transfers, coloured pencils, collage and commemorative fabric on paper. 

95 x 124 in. Courtesy the artist and Victoria Miro, London.  C. Njideka Akunyili Crosby

And she was Reviewed in the White Review, November 2016 

Eva Goicochea