Showcase your work to a national and international audience.
Enter the 2020 Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards (NATSIAA). Be part of Australia's longest-running and most prestigious Indigenous art awards.
“I feel incredibly proud to be a finalist in this year’s Telstra NATISAA. It's always been a dream of mine and never thought it would happen. I think it just really shows they see my work and that it’s valuable. I’m really proud to be a part of it.”
Krystal Hurst, ACT
Awarding $80,000 across 7 categories
Telstra Art Award (The Big One)
Telstra General Painting Award
Telstra Bark Painting Award
Telstra Works on Paper Award
Wandjuk Marika 3D Memorial Award (sponsored by Telstra)
Telstra Multimedia Award
Telstra Emerging Artist Award
Why should I enter?
Telstra NATSIAA provides you with a international platform to showcase your work and tell your story to local and global audiences.
The Telstra NATSIAA Exhibition and Awards Ceremony highlights the latest in contemporary Indigenous artistic practice.
Finalists are published in the stunning exhibition catalogue and announced in an active media campaign. Finalists are exhibited in this world-class exhibition which receives over 85,000 visitors plus online attention.
Winners participate in a nationally significant media opportunity and are celebrated at the highly anticipated awards ceremony in front of 4,000+ audience members.