Sir John Douglas Cockcroft(1897-1967), Physicist and Nobel Prize winner
Sitter in 16 portraits
Cockcroft with E.T.S. Walton was awarded the Nobel Prize for Physics (1951) for splitting the atom. He directed research projects for developing atomic energy at Harwell, and in Canada.
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.