MatplotlibThere's loads of research that plenty of folks need that push to submit to something. Push your friends/colleagues/students & here's ours: Your visualization is totally a worthwhile entry to the John Hunter Excellence in Plotting Contest (due today!)
We’re applying to Google Season of Docs this year! We welcome proposals for all things documentation, including but not at all limited to the project listed here. We strongly believe you’ve probably got a better handle on how to fix our docs than...
MatplotlibThank you @GoogleOSS for accepting our Season of Docs application! Our projects are in desperate need of someone good at information architecture. Please check out our projects, propose your own, and ask questions at
Matplotlibkinda annoyed at boilerplate like ax.set_title(), ax.set_xticklabels, ax.set_ylabel, etc.?
You can do it all in one function! ax.set(title=, xticklabels=, ylabel=, **kwargs)
Check out examples at
MatplotlibAre you a student? Want to contribute? Need a summer work from home job? Apply to our GSOC by March 31st! Post now includes previous successful applications
MatplotlibWe currently have 0 applications officially submitted to @gsoc, which is due Tuesday 😟 If you were planning to apply, do so now! Upload the draft for some last minute feedback. We can't accept applications unless you submit through google. More info at
MatplotlibAs stressed at @cziscience #EOSSmtg, we're part of a very large somewhat codependent ecosystem of very powerful tools.
New to the ecosystem & not quite sure how us libraries fit together? Check out the
This is a forum to discuss using, developing, packaging, and distributing tools built on top of Matplotlib and initiatives around supporting 3rd party tools.
MatplotlibDo you have a library built on top of mpl? Need a little bit of forum space to provide user support but don't want to do full fledged hosting? You provide the contact person & we'll provide the infrastructure!
A place for Matplotlib users and developers to meet
Matplotlib@khinsen@choldgraf While users venting is completely reasonable, many projects, including ours, run discourses in large part to facilitate a space for discussions with users that don't quite fit on github but require more permenancy than a chat discussion.
MatplotlibThis account is sort of a general AUA* (ask us anything)-but is there anything specific y'all want to know at the moment?
*Please please please pitch longer questions to
Professional data visualization continues to grow and increase in importance. This survey gives us an opportunity to understand the differences in practice, tools and audiences of anyone making data visualization. Whether you are focused on data...
MatplotlibIf you have a moment, please fill out this survey about data visualization.
In memory of John Hunter, we are pleased to be reviving the SciPy John Hunter Excellence in Plotting Competition for 2019. This open competition aims to highlight the importance of data visualization to scientific progress and showcase the...
MatplotlibSubmit to the 2019 John Hunter Excellence in Plotting contest!
Submissions due June 8!
MatplotlibHappy to announce Matplotlib 2.2.0!
This is the first release of the 2.2LTS series which will get bug-fixes until 2020.
A big thank you to everyone who worked on this!
MatplotlibHappy to announce that Matplotlib 3.0 is up on pypi and ready for use!
Matplotlib is Python 3 only
The v2.2.x LTS branch supports py27 and will get critical bug fixes to 2020
For whats new
MatplotlibBetter dates, smarter legends for scatter plots, arbitrary scales - these are just a few of the features & improvements in our 3.1 release! 🎇Check it out at