Sir John Cowdray Kendrew(1917-1997), Molecular biophysicist
Sitter in 4 portraits
Molecular biologist; Deputy Chairman, Medical Research Council Laboratory for Molecular Biology, Cambridge (1946-75); Director General, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (1975-82). Joint winner, with Max Perutz, of the Nobel Prize for Chemistry (1962) for his work on the structure of myoglobin; knighted 1974.
Develop your art skills
Discover our BP Next Generation short films made by artists. Follow step by step guides in drawing and painting techniques.
Hold Still photography workshop
Reflect on your own experiences of lockdown through this easy-to-do from home, photographic exercise.
Draw Like a Renaissance Master
Revisit The Encounter exhibition and learn about Renaissance and Baroque drawing methods and materials.