Awards call for entries
Nominations for the Creative New Zealand Arts Pasifika Awards 2014 are open.
The awards celebrate excellence and innovation in Pacific arts in New Zealand.
Nominations can be made by the public, and artists can also nominate themselves in the relevant category.
Artists can be emerging or established, and practise either heritage or contemporary art forms.
The categories are:
Senior Pacific Artist Award ($10,000), Pacific Heritage Arts Award ($5000),
Pacific Contemporary Artist Award ($ 5000), Iosefa Enari Memorial Award ($ 4000), Emerging Pacific Artist Award ($ 4000), Special Recognition Award ($5000).
The closing date for nominations is June 27.