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Artist in Residence at Everest Base Camp

Artist in Residence at Everest Base Camp

Everest from Gokyo ri - Nepal

In April 2016 Cumbrian artist Derek Eland became the first ever artist in residence at Everest Base Camp, living in a temporary community with 1000 people as they prepared to climb to the summit.

“Being Human at Base Camp” is the first chance to experience Derek’s unique journey which was extraordinary, moving and surreal. Derek Eland shares his thought provoking experience of his 6 week residency and reveals what it was like to be ‘human’ in the harsh environment of Base Camp.

Exhibition now open Rheged Centre until  2 JULY 2017

Rheged Centre SATURDAY 29 APRIL – SUNDAY 2 JULY 2017


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Everest Memories – Leo Dickinson

Leo Dickinson is one of the outstanding action sports filmmakers in the field today. He has made over 50 films of his own and helped on many others. Leo entertained us at Rohantime 09 Dunster earlier in the year. Today, on Rohantime,