Now we invite you to explore and interpret the WAIS Divide ideas, place, or process through your own art.
Winning entries will have their work exhibited at
National Science Foundation in Washington, D.C.
Museum of the North in Fairbanks, Alaska
In Antarctica: winning entries will travel to Antarctica and be displayed at McMurdo Station and at the WAIS Divide site during the 2016/2017 season.
All winning and honorable mention entries will be presented in an online gallery here at waisartcontest.org.
Note: The specific exhibit scheduling and gallery details may change.
The observations from WAIS Divide range from colorful thin section imagery of ice through cross polarizing lenses (shown at left) to patterns of climate change exhibited in the oxygen isotopes shown below. In this art contest, you can use any of the imagery or data sets available to explore and interpret the stories of WAIS Divide.