Friends of SPRI/HMS PROTECTOR Artists in Antarctica Programme
Scott Polar Research Institute (SPRI), University of Cambridge
Sponsored by Bonhams
The Friends' Artist in Residence travels south with the Royal Navy on board HMS PROTECTOR in the Winter or Spring for a 3-4 week placement during the Antarctic summer season. We are most grateful to Bonhams, and in particular their Chairman Robert Brooks, for full sponsorship of the programme.
Applications for the Artist in Residence 2016 have now opened.
- Darren Rees 2014/2015
- See some of Darren's work created during his recent trip to the Antarctic
Previous award winners
- Rowan Huntley 2009/2010
- Dafila Scott 2010/2011 - exhibition: The Edge of Beyond: Paintings from the Antarctic 15 May - 30 June 2012
- Emma Stibbon 2012/2013 - exhibition: Ice Limit 11 June - 5 September 2015
- John Kelly 2013/2014
Find out more about the previous winners.