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Arctic Artist in Residence: Application information

Arctic Artist in Residence: Application information

Friends of SPRI Artists in the Arctic Programme
Scott Polar Research Institute (SPRI), University of Cambridge

Meet the Artists

Here you can explore the work of the current artist and get information on how to apply.

Lesley Burr

Arctic Artist 2019: Lesley Burr

Artist Lesley Burr travelled to the arctic onboard the CV Resolute, producing 70 sketches, 10 larger paintings, 500 photographs during the voyage providing source material for a new body of paintings and prints.


Thanks to One Ocean we have been able to offer a two week placement during the Arctic summer season.

The 2019 application process is now open. The deadline for applications is 1 April 2019.