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Natalya Zahn is a Boston-based illustrator, designer and visual story-teller. Deeply inspired by animals, nature, and science, her award-winning work explores the intersection of art, design, and education. She has been featured in "National Geographic", Longwood Botanical Gardens, the San Diego Zoo, and MIT Media Lab. She is skilled in both traditional media and digital techniques, and works fluently across industries, from corporate storyboarding to book publishing to exhibit design and interpretation.

Recent Clients

  • IDEO
  • Bose
  • New Balance
  • Tufts University
  • Rodale
  • Mondalez


Focus on Nature XIV, 2016


  • "Development" magazine, Aug 2017, cover art and article illustration
  • "Dog Obsessed", Rodale, Oct 2016, cover art and interior illustration
  • "Cummings Veterinary Medicine" magazine, July 2016, cover art


Artist in Residence in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Summer 2016

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