Cristina Rodriguez

The painting 'La noche era oscura como su sombra' will be auctioned in aid of the Scientific Exploration Society's work and support for the Ticuna Indians.

On Tuesday 13
th February 2018, the Scientific Exploration Society is holding a reception and

presentation at Canning House, 14-15 Belgrave Square, London, SW1X 8PS, 6 to 8pm. This

will celebrate the many expeditions carried out in Latin America under the banner of the

Society, since the epic first crossing on the Darien Gap in 1972, to the recent successful

expedition in Colombia’s Amazonas region.


The event will be introduced by His Excellency Néstor Osorio, the Colombian Ambassador

and an illustrated presentation will be given by the eminent explorer Colonel John Blashford-

Snell, president of the Scientific Exploration Society and Senorita Yolima Cipaguata, the

Society’s representative in Latin America. An auction in aid of the Society’s work and to help

the Ticuna people of Colombia Amazonas will be held and there will be drinks and canapes.


Tickets are £50 and will be available from or from the Scientific

Exploration Society, email Cat Walker

Cristina Rodriguez's studio in Geneva, 2013