Psyche Inspired Showcase – Copper Class

During the 2021-2022 academic year, 15 talented undergraduate artists from across the nation created a series of works inspired by the NASA Psyche mission.

Below, explore works by each artist and hear from them in their own words by visiting their dedicated pages, or experience the art through the 3D virtual gallery.


Welcome from David Seal, Psyche Mission Planner and Mission Operations Systems Engineer, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory


Learn More About Psyche Inspired

Psyche Inspired is a program that brings undergraduate students from any discipline or major together to share the excitement, innovation, and scientific and engineering content of NASA’s Psyche mission with the public in new ways through artistic and creative works. ASU undergraduates Tyler Burnside and Kaxandra Nessi are the student managers of Psyche Inspired. The application for new interns is open now! (Not an undergraduate? You can still contribute creatively through #PsycheSpaceCRAFTY!)

Take a look at our map that shows how the Psyche Inspired program has grown over the years!