British artist Sonia Boyce, known for over thirty years for her portraiture and overall work that investigates the dynamics of being a Black woman in a predominantly white society.
The 2021 Venice Biennale will run from May of next year through November. Boyce She revealed she was thrilled and shocked by the news but ready to take on the challenge. “Obviously, I’m extremely honored, excited—and nervous. I’m eager to start this creative journey, exploring the experience with others who agree to work with me along the way,” she said in an official statement.