SPOTLIGHT: SciArt Center Member Dr. Scott Chimileski accepts 2016 Passion in Science Award in Arts and Creativity
Dr. Scott Chimileski, a SciArt member and microbiologist at Harvard Medical School in Boston, accepted a 2016 Passion in Science Award in Arts and Creativity from New England Biolabs (NEB). Scott was presented with the award for his microbe photography and for his work to spearhead the Microbial Life exhibition at the Harvard Museum of Natural History, set to open in the fall of 2017. Scott also recently received a 2016 BioArt Award from the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) and his time-lapse video of cheese mites on a rind of cheddar cheese was chosen as one of the top videos of the 2016 Nikon Small World in Motion competition.
Watch Scott’s talk at NEB: “Microbes are Beautiful”
See the 2016 FASEB BioArt winners
See the 2016 Nikon Small World in Motion winners
See Scott’s microbe photography: microbephotography.com
Learn more about Dr. Scott Chimileski here:
Research page at Harvard Medical School
An article detailing the plan for the Harvard Microbial Life exhibition for the microbiology blog Small Things Considered
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