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The Art of Science Competition: Science Can be Beautiful: Home

A competition sponsored by the UCSD Science & Engineering Library during Spring Quarter 2011

Photo Specifications

  • Color or Black & White
  • Digital only
  • JPEG only
  • 500kB -- 1mB in size

Who is eligible?

UCSD faculty, staff, and students.


Images will be judged by a team of Art Librarians, S&E Librarians, Faculty, Staff and Students.

You Are Invited

The Science & Engineering Library invites UCSD faculty, staff, and students to submit digital images produced in the course of research.   Incorporating the traditional artistic elements of color, line, shape, form, and texture, images resulting from scientific research can be beautiful, creative, and evocative.  We want to celebrate the artistic side of science and engineering.



All prizes will be TritonCash cards:

Faculty/Staff -- 1st place $100, 2nd place $50, 3rd place $25

Students -- 1st place $100, 2nd place $50, 3rd place $25


Deadline for entries May 6
Judging May 9 - May 20
Winners notified May 23

Images exhibited in S&E Library

May 25 - June 10
Images exhibited on S&E Library Flickr page May 25 - indefinitely

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