Educated as an industrial designer, but active also in fine arts, here the samples of digital graphics are shown, a certain pendant to my design and research work. Due to my academic occupation in the past I am interested in the sustainability issues.
Born on 2nd June 1959 1987 - Graduation on the Secondary School of Applied Arts, Kremnica (SK) Industrial design 1984 - Graduation on the University of Applied Arts Prague, Detached Department of Industrial Design, Zlin (CZ) 1984/89 -In-house designer in company Chirana Piestany, (medical equipment - and devices for balneology, dental medicine and pulmonary inhalation therapy) 1989 - Freelancing designer at the field of Industrial and Graphic design 1996/97 - Erin, Ltd., design of furniture and interiors, graphic and advertisement design 1997 - Slovak University of Agriculture, Nitra, Faculty of Horticulture and Landscape Engineering, Dept. of Garden and Landscape Architecture; Pedagogical work within subjects: field of the visual arts skills, History of art, Garden design, Composition for landscape architects. 2000 - Slovak University of Technology, Faculty of Architecture - - Institute of Spatial Planning and Urban Design 2007 - Visiting lecturer at Faculty’s Institute of Design 2008 - Institute of Garden and Landscape Architecture, Faculty of Architecture, Slovak University of Technology 2008 - Accomplishing of dissertation thesis (Art.D) with the title: Design of Sustainability, Sustainability of Design, handling the issues of sustainability at the field of design. 2010 - Freelancing
Awards: 1987: National show “Young design, design for youth”1. prize in category consumer electronics, Bratislava 01/2002: Competition for the design of logotype for the national railway operator (Zeleznicna spolocnost, now ZSS), semifinal selection of five remunerated submissions, Bratislava
EXHIBITIONS AND SHOWS: Bratislava, Nitra, Piešťany, Moscow, Sofia, Ljubljana, Riga … 1986 National Show of Applied art and design; Bratislava, SK 1987 Slovak design; Sofia, Bulgaria, Elektrotechnika ´87; Moscow, Russia 1987 Young Design, Design for Youth - national exhibition; Bratislava, SK 1991 Young Visual Artists of Piešťany, visual art exhibition, Piešťany 1993 Art Salon of Piešťany on behalf of 700. anniversary of the town´s existence - visual art and design work, Piešťany OKOLO STOLA/Round the Table - international exhibition of design, (organizer, participant, author of printed matters … ); Bratislava 1997 Nábytok a bývanie/Furniture and Living - national trade fair of furniture and living, Erin LtD – company’s exhibition stand + selected exhibits; Nitra, SK 1999 Design Forum, exhibition of one off author’s furniture at the national trade fair Nábytok a bývanie, Nitra 2005 Garden and Landscape Architecture – recent works in Slovakia, Gallery of Architecture SAS, Panská 15, Bratislava, 18. April - 6.May 2005, common projects with Ing. E. Wernerová authorized landscape architect
Symposia and workshops: • Interdesign´88, workshop ICSID* Design and Information Technology; Esztergom HU, 1988 • Advertisement, management, personalistics - workshop organized by Slovak Union of Visual Artists, and Rotary Club Vienna, Moravany nad Váhom; SK 1990 • Zennye ´91, East – West Designers´ Meeting; HU 1991 • O2 Event, International workshop about design and sustainable development; Rotterdam NL 1993 • Interdesign´97, workshop ICSID* ”Wood: Global Resource”, Ventspils, Latvia, 1996
*ICSID - International Council of Societies of Industrial Design