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Each year we select three esteemed individuals, and charge them with the arduous task of judging our annual art prize.This year, in line with our Pilbara only entries, we've trawled the Pilbara and selected... Continue Reading

Cossack Children's Award 2020

The City of Karratha alongside principal partner Rio Tinto is proud to present the first ever Cossack Children's Award, for artist between the age 5-15. Terms and Conditions of Entry Theme: All entries... Continue Reading


COSSACK ART AWARDS RESIDENCY 2019 I am now at the halfway point of my artist residency at Cossack historic town, and I dare say that I’ll remember these last couple of weeks for the rest of my days. Karijini... Continue Reading

2018 Winners Announced

The historic town of Cossack in the City of Karratha shone this evening as the winners of the 26th annual Cossack Art Awards were announced. Continue Reading


The 2018 Information Booklet contains all the important details you'll need to know to prepare your entry. Please ensure that you have read it prior to submitting your online entry as it's full of important... Continue Reading

2018 Cossack Art Award Entry Dates

Entries to Australia's most unique regional art prize have now closed as we have reached the maximum number of submissions. With more than $100,000 in prize money to be awarded, the annual Cossack Art... Continue Reading

Artist in Residence Announced

Congratulations to Mark Tweedie - the 2017 Cossack Art Awards Artist in Residence. Thank you to our Principal Partner Rio Tinto for funding the $15,000 Artist in Residence Program. Continue Reading