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Lavrakas, Dimitra
Peterson, Dag
McGoogan, Sheena
Teolis, Paul A.
Atkins, Kim
Auzias, Pierre A. C.
Henderson, Sandra
Programs & Initiatives

Polar Artists Group has a number of exciting programs to serve its members and achieve its goals.

Several new ambitious programs and initiatives are also planned for the coming months. Following are a list of current programs already running:

  • Polar Artists Group Web Site - On the www.PolarArtists.com website, you will find Polar Art by leading international artists.

    This website provides information about international polar artists, a gallery of their work, updates about polar science, lists of artists and scientists available for workshops, and a Teacher’s Corner.

    This website is linked to the International IPY website providing more opportunity for exposure for the artist and their work and vision.
  • Polar Artists Group Polar Awareness Award - We have created an award to honour members who, in addition to exhibiting exceptional artistic talent, are making extraordinary contributions to promoting awareness of the polar regions.
  • Polar Travel - We are currently working on partnership opportunities with a few travel companies to offer member discounts and organizing a group polar expedition.

    Members will be given any information on expedition opportunities.
  • Polar Art News - Polar Artist Group members can have their latest polar art-related news posted on the site under MEMBERS NEWS
  • Polar Science News - you can easily see the latest scientific research and concerns relating to the Polar Regions as well as opportunities to work with scientists
  • E-Newsletter - E-Newsletter distributed to galleries around the world, museums, media, and members highlighting news, as well as Polar Awareness Award winner.
  • Education - Polar Artists Group will provide member artist with updates on latest scientific findings and research in the polar regions, effects of climate change, etc.

    Through the Teacher’s Corner on the website, class plans will be available with an emphasis on learning science through art projects.

    Regional and national workshops pairing artists and scientists will be listed on the site. Winner of contests may have an opportunity to travel with artists and scientists on expedition trips.
  • Polar Art Community Calendar - Polar Artists Group members events can be posted to the EVENTS calendar.
  • Special Projects include:
    • Books & television/film documentaries
    • Polar Artists Group members can apply for artist-in-residence on scientific expeditions to polar regions
    • Passion for the Poles Conference and Exhibition – where artists can present their work for sale and hear prominent international speakers on polar issues and concerns
    • Donations to Polar Charities
    • Conservation efforts
    • And much more...