Luka Beograd

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SLAVIMIR STOJANOVIĆ

Slavimir Stojanović, a graphic designer was born in Belgrade. After graduating from the High School of Design, he studied graphic communications at the Academy of Applied Arts and Design in Belgrade and at the HDK (Hogskollan for design och Kontstantwerk) in prof. HC Ericson's class in Gotheborg, Sweden.

He started working as an art director at Saatchi & Saatchi Bates in Belgrade in 1992, soon becoming Head of Art for the entire Balkan region. He worked on numerous cultural projects including art direction and design of the awarded magazine for art and advertising - New Moment. He also worked on commercial projects for international clients, such as Sony, Mercedes Benz, Michelin, Coca-Cola, BAT, Alied Domecque... In 1998 Saatchi & Saatchi Bates Balkans was awarded the prestigious Golden Drum Award for the agency of the year in New Europe. After that Slavimir Stojanović moved to Ljubljana where he began working as the creative director for Kompas Design. Within a year, he started working at the creatively more challenging agency "Arih", where he spent over two years winning numerous international competitions.

 

In 2006 he was chosen among 30 "New Masters of Poster Design for Next Century". Furthermore, Slavimir Stojanović's work won over 2oo awards worldwide: Epica, Cresta, Eurobest, Clio, Cannes Advertising Festival, London Advertising Festival, Golden Drum, Montreux Gold, Art Directors Club, Communication Arts Award, European Design Excellence Award and many others. His works are part of collections at Centre Pompidou in Paris, Museum of Art and Advertising in Hamburg, Poster Museum in Warsaw. His work has been featured in numerous books and magazines worldwide including: Graphis, Communication Arts, Print, Creative Review, CMYK, M-Real, MM, Inside, Kvadart, Adbusters...