Maartje Kunen
medical & scientific visuals

Tel.: +31 (0)6 41849355
Radarpad 28
6816 TP Arnhem
the Netherlands

visiting adress:
Lawick van Pabststraat 62
6814 HK Arnhem
KvK 17241672
the Netherlands


Medical Visuals produces medical scientific visualizations mainly distinguished by a clear, concise style. The strength of Medical Visuals is to translate complex issues onto a communicative and accessible image, without doing violence to reality.

Additionally Medical Visuals is distinctive in customer focus, short term delivery, experience and several digital techniques. Depending on the contract and the nature of the information we work with various styles that result in Graphic Illustrations, Graphic Plastic images & 3D visuals and 3D animations.

The clients include the Dutch Journal of Medicine, the Dutch College of General Practitioners, Quest Magazine, many Universities and Hospitals, the Academic Centre of Dentistry, Veterinary Institutions, different Educational Publishers and brain researcher and neurologist Dick Swaab.

The driving force behind Medical Visuals is Medical & Scientific visualizer Maartje Kunen. She graduated Cum Laude from the Post Graduated Course in Scientific Illustration: part of the Academy of Fine Arts and the Faculty of Medicine of Maastricht University. Her fascination for biomedical subject matter results that she is always alert to new developments in this field.

After graduation Maartje Kunen worked at the “Vrije Universiteit” in Amsterdam as a medical illustrator from 2003 until 2008. In addition, she also worked as a freelance Medical & Scientific visualizer. From 2008 until now she works as a full time Medical & Scientific visualizer in her own company. The studio is located in Arnhem, the Netherlands.

Maartje Kunen is a member of the Professional Association of Dutch Designers: BNO and the Association Européenne des Illustrateurs Médicaux et Scientifiques: AEIMS

surgery | Medical Visuals regularly collaborates with marketing and communication companies specialized in healthcare. These illustrations are made for Mixe healthcare Markelting/Ethicon. Wound stitching is the last step of an operation but never the less very important. To prevent infection and other risks is “Pure Progress” launched. An educational program for surgeons. Johnson & Johnson, Ethicon is a part of the company, has an annual award festival for best projects. projects that are innovative, have great results and are from importance for healthcare. In 2014 this project won the award in the category “Professional Education Worldwide”.
Mixe Healthcare Marketing, Nieuwegein, the Netherlands

Mixe has been working for several years with great pleasure together with Maartje. Your independent way of working, thinking, flexibility and above all the quality of your work make enjoyable collaboration possible. And take the project results to a higher level. Our clients speak more than highly of you about your work. Thanks!

Gilbert Croes, Managing Partner, Mixe Healthcare Marketing.