Scientific Illustration Gallery

Scientific Illustrations

Art Director Niki Barolini's illustrations have appeared on the cover of Trends in Cell Biology and in other journals such as Nature Phototonics. She also created an award-winning animation on Ferroptosis. Email her to inquire about creating illustrations and explainer animations, for a nominal fee, that promotes your work and showcases your research. 

For more samples of her work, see: https://www.nicolettabarolini.com/illustration.html

yellow background with a silver crankshaft model with four blue knobs on the top.  Brown text displaying the word crankshaft located beneath image.
Side view of an eyeball
Anatomy of the eye
Graph of Ebola
Mechanics of Ebola
Blue graph for Alzheimer's
Progression of Alzheimer's Disease

Journal Illustrations

Cover of Trends in Cell Biology publication.  Multi colored image of earth and natural gas
Cover of Trends in Cell Biology Journal.
Cover art for Macromolecules Journal
Cover art for Macromolecules Journal.
Cover of Nature Photonics Journal.
Cover of Nature Photonics Journal.
Cover art for Nature Methods Journal
Cover art for Nature Methods Journal.
Cover art for Nature Electronics Journal.
Cover art for Nature Electronics Journal.
Hydra Current Biology Journal
Current Biology Journal cover art
Physical chemistry cover
Physical Chemistry Letters cover art
Cover art of gears
Nature Photonics Journal cover art.

Animation Videos

This video on cell ferroptosis was made for Professor Brent Stockwell in the Department of Biological Sciences. In the summer of 2018, it was selected by the Guild of Natural Science Illustrators to be included in an exhibit at the American Association fo
Animation for Year of Water