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Work about youth justice wins top Indigenous art prize

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The multimedia collaborative work (left) by artists from the South Australian APY Lands Anwar Young (right), Frank Young and Unrupa Rhonda Dick is called Kulata Tjuta - Wati kulunypa tjukurpa (Many spears – Young fella story). “We are concerned the whitefella way of locking people up isn’t working,” say the artists.

The rise and rise of Yarrenyty Arltere soft sculptures

Rhonda Napurrula Sharpe, one of the leading Yarrenyty Arltere artists from the Larapinta Valley Town Camp in Alice Springs, has won the Wandjuk Marika Memorial 3D Award, for her work They Come From No Where. The 3D Award is one of five $4000 prizes in the Telstra National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art Awards (NATSIAAs). The big prize of $40,000 went to Canberra artist Jenni Kemarre Martiniello for her elegant glass sculpture, Golden Brown Reeds Fish Trap.

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