Enjoy brilliant Indigenous sculptures
Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards at the Museum and Art Gallery of Northern Territory showcases the quality and diversity of Indigenous art from regional and urban areas throughout Australia.
To celebrate the 25-year partnership of Telstra NATSIAA we shared original designs and sculptures from past winners in four locations across the country.
At the Perth Cultural Centre, winner of the 24th Telstra NATSIAA, Laurie Nilsen showcased his sculpture, The Barbed Emu.
Barbed Wire Emus
At the Queen St Mall, Brisbane Larrakitj or memorial poles were on display. The elaborately designed poles are by the award winning artists of the Buku from Yirrkala, NT.
Artists of the Buku
At Southern Cross Station, Melbourne, floating material installations were on display by winner of the 23 Telstra NATSIAA Brook Andrew
The Weight of History, The Mark of Time
At Martin Place, Sydney was a reinterpretation of Michael Nelson Jagamara car parts.
Michael Nelson Jagamara
Reinterpretation Papunya Car Art