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ISCB Art in Science Competition


Find the beauty of science through art!

ISCB members attending the ISMB 2020 are encouraged to showcase the artistic side of science by submitting to The Art in Science Competition!

Judges making up a select committee of each level of the ISCB membership will evaluate
for the following:

  • Scientific significance to the field of bioinformatics
  • Overall impression of the art / visual impact of the image
  • Originality

*all submitters will be notified via email in July with the results.

The accepted works are displayed on posters in the Exhibit Hall during ISMB's normal poster hours. Through out the conference, attendees have the opportunity to vote on their favorite images.

The winning image will be announced during the ISCB Town Hall and presented with a $200 USD prize, as well as be the feature cover image for the ISCB Fall Newsletter.

Competition submission will open Spring 2020.  Be on the lookout for the announcement in the ISCB Buzz!

Disassembled Tessellation - Dr. Kliment Olechnovic, Department of Bioinformatics, Life Sciences Center, Vilnius University, Lithuania Mondrian‘s Sum of Squares
Disassembled Tessellation Mondrian‘s Sum of Squares dEYEversity
In Silico Brainbow ImpactFactor  
In Silico Brainbow ImpactFactor  

Previous Image Contest Winners

ALL 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019