Art-Science Gallery

Art-Science Gallery

Two galleries at the NCAR Mesa Lab in Boulder, Colorado, showcase exhibits that connect art and science. Both Art-Science Galleries are open daily from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on weekdays and from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on weekends and holidays. (See the Visit page for location and other information.)

Current Exhibits

What Goes Around, Comes Around - the Art of Bonnie Monteleone

Artist and scientist Bonnie Monteleone created this exhibit to bring awareness to the problem of plastic waste in the ocean.

  • Second floor Art-Science Gallery
  • April 1 - June 30, 2015

Stories for a New Future, Part 3

This exhibit was created thanks to the observations, thoughts, feelings, words, and artworks of students from Manhattan Middle School in Boulder, Colorado.

  • First floor Art-Science Gallery
  • January 1 - April 30, 2015

Upcoming Exhibits

Evolution - An Exhibit on Arctic Change

Featuring the photography of Kerry Koepping, this exhibit will include a virtual ice cave and visual stories of changes witnessed in the Arctic due to climate warming.

  • First floor Art-Science Gallery, July - December, 2015
  • Second floor Art-Science Gallery, July¬† - September, 2015

Information about Exhibiting Artwork

Artists: If you would like your work considered for future art-science gallery exhibits, please contact us. We are particularly interested in submissions that address aspects of the atmospheric sciences through artwork.

Teachers: We also host exhibits by K-12 and college students that explore the connections between art and science. Contact us if you are interested in learning more about how class projects can become exhibits.