Conceptual and intuitive, Julia Breckenreid's images have garnered recognition from many awards annuals and associations; the Society of Illustrators (NY), Communication Arts, 3x3, American Illustration, SILA, and featured in the book "100 Illustrators", as chosen by Steven Heller. Additionally, Breckenreid's work was honoured with a gold medal in 2010, from the Society of Illustrators in New York. Clients; The New York Times, CBC Television, Nautilus, Scientific American, Oprah Magazine, Chatelaine, MORE, Middlebury, Stanford, The Walrus, The Baffler, UCLA, Johns Hopkins… Random House, Penguin, Mondadori, Chronicle Books, Henry Holt Books for Young Readers, Mud Puppy/Galison, Illustoria Magazine... Lots and lots. Further to that... In 2009 Breckenreid illustrated her first picture book for Henry Holt Books and Co., named 'An Eye for Color: The Story of Josef Albers, now in its 3rd printing.