Photo: Paul Mpagi Sepuya

Simone Leigh has been nominated for the 2018 Hugo Boss Prize.


The Hugo Boss Prize, launched in 1996 together with the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, honors outstanding achievement in international contemporary artists who demonstrate exceptional creative innovation. It is now one of the art world's most recognized awards. The six nominees were chosen by a panel of international critics and curators; the winner will be announced in Fall 2018.