Junior Funai studied in the B.A.T. Studios of the National Gallery of Zimbabwe and has a diploma in fine arts from the National Gallery in Zimbabwe.
He was awarded first prize in graphics at the Cottco of Zimbabwe annual exhibition of N.G.Z and second prize in designing at the Gwenyambira Exhibition, N.G.Z
He has exhibited his art at the Gerald A Lee Gallery, Hyde Park Gallery, Mona Gallery and Cottco Delta Gallery.
He has displayed his works in various exhibitions, Cottco, Young Artists Exhibition, Delta Gallery. Black like us competition, Norscot Manor Gallery, the La Concorde African Artist Exhibition, Norwood and the Michael Canes Gallery in Cape Town.