Solange Knowles, who has shunned the spotlight in recent years, was honored with NYU’s 2022 Global Trailblazer Award for Creative and Artistic Excellence on Tuesday.
She received the prestigious award appropriately on International Women’s Day.
Solange received the award for her work as a solo artist and for establishing Saint Heron, “a multidisciplinary platform, studio, creative agency and curatorial project.”
The platform’s mission is “to build spaces that engage radical conversation in thoughtful, original works that amplify vital voices and conceptual imagining across art, design, architecture, fashion, and literature,” according to a press release.
Solange exclusively told Page Six: “I’m so incredibly...