UOVO Brooklyn featuring John Edmonds's "A Lesson in Looking with Reverence."
UOVO Brooklyn featuring John Edmonds's "A Lesson in Looking with Reverence" as part of the UOVO Prize. Photograph by Kris Graves.

The Observer Selects the UOVO Prize Exhibition as a Must-See

September 01, 2020

The Observer‘s fall arts preview includes “John Edmonds: A Sidelong Glance” at the Brooklyn Museum as one of 11 must-see exhibitions this season. Opening October 23rd, Edmonds’s solo show is part of the UOVO Prize, a new annual award given to an emerging artist living or working in the borough. Inaugurated in 2019, the award’s recipient is independently chosen by a team of Brooklyn Museum curators. The selected artist receives a solo exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum, a 50 x 50 ft installation on the façade of UOVO’s latest facility in Brooklyn’s Bushwick neighborhood, and an unrestricted cash grant of $25,000.

Read the complete article on the Observer’s website.