Juvana Soliven is a sculptor and educator working in Honolulu, Hawaii. She received a MFA in Metalsmithing at Cranbrook Academy of Art in 2016, a BFA in Sculpture at the University of Hawaii at Manoa in 2013, and also studied Art Restoration and Conservation at Lorenzo de' Medici International School in Florence, Italy in 2012. Soliven is a lecturer in sculpture in the Department of Art & Art History at the University of Hawaii at Manoa and a teaching artist at the Honolulu Museum of Art School. Her work examines human relationships through her mixed media studio practice, which includes working with metal, beeswax, textiles, found objects, fur, and other animal remnants.