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Antarctic Artist in Residence: Application information

Antarctic Artist in Residence: Application information

Friends of SPRI / HMS Protector Artists in the Antarctic Programme
Scott Polar Research Institute (SPRI), University of Cambridge


Sponsored by Bonhams

Nick Romeril

Antarctic artist 2017/18: Nick Romeril

Nick Romeril travelled to the antarctic in2018 and created over 200 small paintings/drawings, including some closeups of blue bergs.


The Friends' Artist in Residence travels south with the Royal Navy on board HMS Protector in the Winter or Spring for a 4-week placement during the Antarctic summer season.

The 2017/2018 artist has just returned and we have just appointed the 2018/2019 artist.

If you are interested in applying in the future, here is the information for the 2017/2018 application process to get you started. New forms will be coming soon.