Jul
3
2022

Telstra NATSIAA Finalists

64 Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards finalists selected in
the 2022 exhibition.
64 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander finalists from across Australia have been selected from a total
of 221 entries in the 2022 Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards (Telstra
NATSIAA), presented by the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT) in
partnership with Telstra.
Telstra NATSIAA is Australia’s longest running and most prestigious Aboriginal and Torres Strait
Islander art award and has the country’s richest art prize pool and growing significantly since its
genesis in 1984. Each year, the Awards Ceremony and Exhibition celebrates emerging and
distinguished artistic talent from around Australia.
33 finalists are from the Northern Territory with 12 from Western Australia, 12 from South Australia,
6 from Queensland including 1 Torres Strait Islander artist. 1 artist resides in New South Wales and 1
Victorian artist were also selected.