Entries now open for Telstra art awards

ENTRIES are open for the Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Award (NATSIAA), now in its 32nd year. The top prize is $50,000, with five other categories – general painting, bark painting, works on paper, youth, and the three-dimensional award – offering $5000 each. The award is again being hosted in Darwin by the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory. The deadline for entries is March 20, with the winners announced later this year. For details, visit www.nt.gov.au/natsiaa