The Arts & Antarctica:

Understanding Antarctica through the arts


A weekend of talks discussing visual art, architecture, music and film engaging with Antarctica as part of the 2018 Antarctic Festival.


As part of this program, on Saturday 4th August, 2018: 11:30 – 12:00 Dr Carolyn Philpott, of the Conservatorium, UTAS and Rachel Meyers, PhD candidate, will discuss ex Oceano, The Making of a Symphony.

Downloadable at iTunes, cdbaby and other digital distributors

Download the digital CD Booklet: with notes from composer Matthew Dewey about the work and an overview of the science that inspired him.


ex Oceano is a Lynchpin project.  Read more at this site.


Institute for Marine and Antarctic Studies

20 Castray Esplanade, Battery Point

Aurora Lecture Theatre

August 4 & 5