Pop Microscopy

Pop Microscopy

Microscopy: an art? Yes, if it is pop. Pop Microscopy. Bridging Art and Science towards the Future: A Travelling Show at the University of Florida, June 1, 2018 – December 31, 2018


From June 1st to the end of 2018, Pop Microscopy. Bridging Art and Science towards the Future will become a traveling exhibit. Through beautiful images of cells, molecules, organs and tissues, this show will bring art and science together to uncover Mother Nature’s deepest and most beautiful secrets. You are invited to explore the intrinsic beauty of nature all around campus.

In the next six months, the 20 pieces will rotate amongst these locations:


Third show: August 22 – October 3


Center for Arts in Medicine (FAD): Luna Park

Center for Gender, Sexualities, and Women’s Studies (UST): Ariel

Department of Chemistry (JHH): Green Sleeves, Glicine, and Leaf

Informatics & Biodiversity Institutes (CSE): Antigua

Department of Biology (BAR): The Scientist

Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (MCCD): La Ila

Health Science Center Libraries (COM): Lost

Biomedical Sciences Building (BMS): Ireland and Mermaid

Institute on Aging (CTRB): Pacman

Emerging Pathogens Institute (EPI): Radici, Snake and Wool

Health Cancer Center (CGRC): Frog and Magnolia

Department of Animal Sciences (ANS): Equatore and Axel


Organized by the One Health Center of Excellence, in collaboration with the Center of Arts in Medicine and the University Galleries, Pop Microscopy will launch the Legacies of Leonardo: Celebrating 500 Years of Inquiry, an interdisciplinary initiative by the University of Florida for the 500th anniversary of Leonardo Da Vinci’s death.