Illustraciència 2019 – International Award on Scientific Illustration


Monday, 9 September 2019

Opening date
1 October 2019

Closing date
31 October 2019

Who may enter
All work teams or individuals aged over 18 years old may participate in the competition, regardless of the country of residence.

This competition is being organised by the National Museum of Natural Sciences and the Catalan Association of Science Communication.

Our goal is to promote scientific illustration in all its forms and reward the work of scientific illustrators through the call for the International Award on Scientific Illustration. For each edition, an itinerant collective exhibition and a catalog with the 40 selected works are made.

Each participant may submit only one illustration. The work must have been created between January 2018 and October 30th, 2019. 

The subject of the illustration must be related to science or nature and the technique is free.

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Entry fees
The competition is free to enter.

The winner will receive a cash prize of 600 €.

Competition website
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