NanoArtography Competition


Welcome to the A.J. Drexel Nanomaterials Institute NanoArtography Competition!

Present your research through an artistic image!


For further information, email Dr. Babak Anasori (competition chair) at

Quick Find Information:
Important Dates
Eligibility and Rules
2016 Winners

Contest images, voting, and awards are announced on the NanoArtography Competition Facebook page.

2017 NanoArtography Competition



The winners will be awarded cash prizes in U.S. dollars. There will be 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place awards and one People’s Choice award:
1st Place: $700
2nd Place: $300
3rd Place: $100
People’s Choice: $500
1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place will be awarded based on Judges’ choice. People’s Choice will be selected as the image with the highest number of Likes on the competition Facebook page.

Please continue to check our Facebook page for updates!


This online international competition is open to all students and researchers (domestic and international) creating artistic scientific images.


  • Any kind of B&W or colorized microscopy images, computational simulations, or combination of both, etc.
  • No more than three entries are allowed per individual or team.
  • The submitting individual should also fill out and sign the image permission file and submit it with each entry.

Important Dates

Deadline: at 11:59pm EST, September 30, 2017
People’s Choice selection: Top finalists will be posted on NanoArtography Facebook page for public voting from October 20th, 2017 to 4pm EST, November 6th, 2017.
Winners announcement: November 14, 2017

Please continue to check our Facebook page for updates!

Contest winners will be featured on the A.J. Drexel Nanomaterials Institute 2018 calendar.


If you are ready to submit, please go to

2016 Competition Winners!

Thank you to all who have submitted! We appreciate the artwork we have received from all over the world! 
NanoArtography 2016 winners were announced on the competition Facebook page

Want to see the NanoArtography previous winners? Check it out here!


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