Through painting, video and photography, Canadian artist David McEown continues his long term project to document the Arctic, sharing through presentations and art shows the beauty of these remote but fragile places that are showing significant effects of climate change. For the past 15 years David has travelled by icebreaker, sailboat, and hiking boots to circumnavigate the arctic circle and has even skied to and painted the North Pole. He paints on location in watercolour (watercolor) often in extreme arctic conditions improvising techniques forletting the watercolours freeze for chance effect andfrosted patterns that echo the landscape and the churning icepack. This gallery include painting that wherecompleted on location at the north pole as well at north of 89 degrees N. In July 2007 David sailed to the North pole aboard the Russian nuclear Icebreaker the Yamal. In april 2009 David McEown painted north of 89 degress on a ski sledge trip to the North Pole.