2019 Cossack Art Awards
From humble beginnings in Western Australia’s resources heartland, the Cossack Art Awards have grown in size and stature over the years to become Australia's most unique acquisitive art award. The awards continue to grow both within the region as the highlight of the cultural calendar, but also across Australia as a nationally significant art prize that attracts a high caliber of participation industry-wide.
Set amid the historic buildings of a heritage listed ghost town, the Cossack Art Awards attracts thousand of people every year to the small town of Cossack, some 1,600 kilometres north of Perth. For three weeks in late July, Cossack comes alive with hundreds of vibrant artworks doing the historic walls, representing the very best artistic talent across the Pilbara and Australia. Open 10am to 3pm daily from 21 July to 11 August 2019, at the Cossack Bond Store, Post and Telegraph Building. There are a number of programs, activities and workshops open to the public over the three week event.