8.00pm (Doors open from 7.45pm)
Join Andover born, award-winning artist Darren Rees to hear about his once in a lifetime journey to the Antarctic in 2015.
Darren received the coveted the Friends of Scott Polar Research Institute Antarctic Artist in Residence for 2014/15. From 26 February to 30 March 2015 he travelled with the Royal Navy on HMS Protector from the Falkland Islands to the Antarctic Peninsula, with visits to Port Lockroy, Horseshoe, Rothera, Stonington, and Deception Islands. His exhibition (which opens on Saturday 1 July) and book, Ice Bound, documents his journey showing us his methods, encounters and experiences in the far south.
Cost £5 per person (includes tea/coffee)
Please book in advance by ringing the museum during opening times on 01264 366283 or pop into the museum.
Talk on 2nd floor of museum – for access information please ask to speak to the VSA.