Western Australian

Indigenous Art Awards 2010

31 July 2010 - 3 January 2011

Minister announces this year's Finalists

View the Minister's Media Release

View the Gallery's Media Release

The Western Australian Indigenous Art Awards is a national art award founded in 2008 to celebrate the diversity and richness of Indigenous art from across the country. The awards acknowledge the significant contribution Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists make to Australian art and culture.

The awards will comprise a group exhibition of outstanding art and three non-acquisitive awards:

    -Western Australian Indigenous Art Award of $50,000

    -The Western Australian Indigenous Artist Award of $10,000

    -People's Choice Award of $5,000

The Western Australian Indigenous Art Award of $50,000 will be awarded to the artist whose work is considered to be the most outstanding body of work in the Awards exhibition.

The Western Australian Artist Award of $10,000 will be awarded to a WA artist acknowledged as currently creating significant work.

The People's Choice Award of $5,000 will be awarded to the artist who receives the highest number of visitor/online votes.

 

The Awards Coordinator

Art Gallery of Western Australia

PO Box 8363

Perth Business Centre WA 6849

Phone: 08 9492 6623

Fax: 08 9492 6655

Email: IndigenousArtAward@artgallery.wa.gov.au

 

Click Here for the Western Australian Indigenous Art Awards 2009

Click Here for the Western Australian Indigenous Art Awards 2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

 

 

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