Arts Fellow retrospective
From the earliest expeditions, Antarctica has inspired artists.
Over four decades, our Antarctic Arts Fellowship has enabled many creative people to travel south.
Sculptors forming enduring monuments; authors creating much-loved stories;
Author, Alison Lester “I’m nine years old and I am going to Antarctica with my Dad. He’s the captain of the Aurora Australis. It’s an icebreaker, a ship that can go through ice.”
musicians composing unique melodies; and audio artists recording soundscapes from the frozen continent.
This summer, digital artists will travel to Antarctica.
They will digitally map the Aurora Australis and re-create the ship virtually to provide a life beyond its last voyage.