Tavares Strachan and Amanda Williams have also received the award, which increased from $625k to $800k, no strings attached.
What would happen if Black people had or were currently given the time, space, energy, and funding to build alternative futures?
Amanda Williams and Olalekan Jeyifous have won the inaugural She Built NYC commission with their dynamic proposal, “Our Destiny, Our Democracy.”
Amanda Williams, an architect turned artist, has shifted her practice from constructing buildings, to making work that understands and reveals the social implications of how and when they are destroyed.
This week, studios in California, Illinois, Rhode Island and New Zealand.