Juna Kurihara

Certified Medical Illustrator

[ Contact ]

[ Education ]

University of Tokyo | Faculty of Agriculture, Applied Life Sciences Course| Bachelor of Agricultue

University of California, Santa Cruz | Science Communications Graduate Course of Study

University of Illinois at Chicago | Master of Science in Biomedical Visualization


[ Works and Collaborations ]

Juna specializes in illustrations for publications and digital presentations
serving the medical and scientific communication needs.


Her work has been featured in projects and publications by institutions including:

Science Chicago

Institute for Tuberculosis Research

Department of Surgery, UIC

The Peace Museum

Chicago Academy of Sciences

SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory

San Diego Natural History Museum

Newton Graphic Science Magazine


[ Shows ]

2011 Focus on Nature XII Albany, NY

2008 Visualizing Medicine Chicago, IL

2007–2008 An Oasis of Imagination Chicago, IL

2007 UIC Student Show (four person show) Chicago, IL

2007 The Art of Science and Medicine Chicago, IL

2006–2007 Bidwell Park and Beyond Chico, CA

2006 GNSI 2006 Annual Members Exhibition Madison, WI

2005 GNSI Northern California Chapter 25th Anniversary Recent Works San Francisco, CA

2005 Photographic History Exhibit Santa Cruz, CA

2005 GNSI 2005 Annual Members Exhibition Eugene, OR

2004 Illuminating Nature Santa Cruz, CA

2003 Juried Annual Student Exhibition (Dean's Award) University of Rhode Island