Zina Saro-Wiwa has been awarded a Guggenheim Foundation Fellow for Fine Arts 2017

Guggenheim announcementOn April 6, 2017, the Board of Trustees of the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation approved the awarding of 173 Guggenheim Fellowships to a diverse group of scholars, artists, and scientists. Appointed on the basis of prior achievement and exceptional promise, the successful candidates were chosen from a group of almost 3,000 applicants in the Foundation’s ninety-third competition. We are delighted to announce that Zina Saro-Wiwa has been awarded a Fellowship in Fine Arts 2017/2018. Many congratulaitons to Zina and all the other awardees and our gratitude to the Guggenheim Foundation Trustees.