Me →
Juan Rujana is a passionate multidisciplinary designer residing in Brooklyn. He is currently runs JARLAB, an inclusive design studio and holds a degree in industrial design from the University of Minnesota. In his creative career, Juan has had the opportunity to work with an inclusive approach in the areas of industrial design, design research, UI/UX, and product visualization.

Personal Projects →

Color Explorations

An ongoing exploration of colors and materials on various popular shoes. All concepts were created digitally.

Freelance Projects →

Minnesota United FC

Epimonia: Product Design

Apr 2021 → July 2021

Product collaboration with MLS team Minnesota United FC.

Made by Refugees

Epimonia: Fashion Design & Film

Nov 2020 → Feb 2021

Fashion film featuring new products for Epimonia’s New York Fashion Week debut.

EpimoniaLab

Epimonia: UI/UX Design

Nov 2020 → Feb 2021

E-commerce website for collaboration-focused collections.

Made by Refugees

Epimonia: Fashion Design & Film

Nov 2020 → Feb 2021

Fashion film featuring new products for Epimonia’s New York Fashion Week Debut.

EpimoniaLab

Epimonia: UI/UX Design

Nov 2020 → Feb 2021

E-commerce website for collaboration-focused collections.

School Work →
Work from University of Minnesota

Solace

User Research, Product Design

Sep 2019 → Dec 2019

Thesis project focused on improving the travel experience for kids on the autism spectrum through a backpack that creates a portable personal space.

Braun Health

Product Design, UX/UI

Sep 2019 → Nov 2019

Smart fidget toy that uses sensory interactions to help children cope while tracking stressful moments throughout their day.

Eye.

User Research, Product Design

Sep 2019 → Dec 2019

A reimagined walking cane that utilizes sensors and haptic feedback to help the visually impaired navigate more conveniently.

Internships →

Produce Stand

Agua Gorda Co-op

May 2020 → Aug 2020


Fruit and produce stand design and development in a local farming community.

Window Shop

Float/There

May 2020 → Aug 2020

Personalized online shopping experience for female travelers across the US.