Science Designer and Illustrator

Haruko Hirukawa

Nagoya, Japan

Haruko Hirukawa has an academic background in molecular biology and media arts. Her interest in science and art began at an early age; she has always been thinking about how she can combine her interests. She hopes to encourage science activity and stimulate science community through her art work as much as she can.

She is now working as a science designer and illustrator for the Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules (ITbM), Nagoya University.