In 1987 the distinguished Australian artist Bea Maddock was chosen as one of the artists to travel to Antarctica to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Australia’s sovereignty over the continent. This exhibition included photographs and the suite of prints Forty pages from Antarctica, executed on the artist’s return from sketches made in-situ.
Source: Solo Survey Exhibition Linkage Project, Tasmanian School of Art, UTAS
AGWA annual report
Boyer, Peter and Kolenberg, Hendrik, Antarctic journey : three artists in Antarctica. Canberra : Australian Government Publishing Service, c1988