Announcing The Winners Of The 36th Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards
On Friday 9th August, the winners of the 2019 Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards (NATSIAA) were announced, out of a pool of 280 entries from across the country.
The awards welcome entries from established and emerging artists living across the country, and their aim is to reflect the diversity of practices in contemporary Indigenous Australian art. We chat with Museum and Art Gallery of Northern Territory curator Luke Scholes about the powerful and beautiful winners in the 36th NATSIAA awards!
Below, we share our highlights, and the winners in each category.