Ayana Ross, Winner of the Second Bennett Prize

Ayana Ross, Winner of the Second Bennett Prize, On Showing Her Work Around the Country: “It Put Me on a Different Playing Field”

When Ayana Ross heard that the Bennett Prize had opened its call for submissions, back in 2020, she almost didn’t apply. “I certainly didn’t see myself at that time as being suited for it,” she admits, calling from her home studio in McDonough, Ga. “But over a series of months, whenever I would talk on …

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