Sian Flynn

Sian Flynn is a British museum and gallery consultant. She curated a major traveling exhibition on Antarctic exploration at the National Maritime Museum in London titled, “South the Race to the Pole.” She works at various museums and galleries, including the British Museum, National Museums Scotland and the National Portrait Gallery in London.

The Golden Age of Antarctic Exploration

The first celebrities of the 20th century were men of courage and heroic endeavor. What is the definition of celebrity? It’s probably something along the lines of people being famous for nothing other than the fact that they are themselves. Has celebrity always meant the same thing across the ages? What did it mean at the turn of the 20th century, before the cataclysmic wars that changed... Continue Reading

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