Boris Stanimirović

Industrial Designer

Wien, Austria

Work Experience

Lucy.D Design Studio

Industrial Designer (freelance)

Pulse chair for Wiesner Hager, AT

Responsibilities: Detail design, modelling and final surfacing of the chair
Head designers : Karin Santorso, Barbara Ambrosz
Technology: Class A : NURBS surfacing, Foam Injection, Upholstery
March 2011 - Vienna, Austria


Industrial Designer // Luthier

Handcrafted guitars of highest quality.

Responsibilities: Design and production of electric guitars. Lutherie, Woodworking, Handwork
January 2010 - Vienna, Austria

Element Design Studio

Industrial Designer (freelance)

Product LINE of Home spas and product accesories for Wellis, HU

Responsibilities: Modelling, design of accessories, jets, pillows, controls and skimmer.
Head designer: Francois Gustin
Technology: Thermoforming, Injection Molded Plastics
March 2009 - July 2009 Vienna, Austria

Guanho Hardware

Industrial Designer (freelance)

Product family of door and window handles, escutcheons, and following accessories, designed in colaboration with Chinese factory.

Responsibilities: Concept design, design, modelling and final surfacing
Technology: cast Zinc Alloy, Anodizing
November 2006 - March 2007 China

Faculty Of Design, Belgrade

Professor of Industrial Design

Responsibillities: Lecturing and team leading, student guidance.
Writing design briefings, assignments and follow up of student work.
October 2004 - June 2008 Belgrade, Serbia


User Interface Designer

Animation, Motion Graphics, Action Script programming.
September 2003 - March 2006 Belgrade, Serbia


Vienna University Of Applied Arts

Magister studium, Industrial Design

Innovation and Concept generation oriented programme.
October 2009 - Present Vienna, Austria

Faculty Of Applied Arts

Master of Industrial Design

Industrial Design programme, oriented towards problem solving, form, ergonomics, technology and production methods. Rendering, Modelling, Project Development.
October 1994 - July 2003 Belgrade, Serbia


English (Fluent),
German (Conversational),
Russian (Conversational),
Serbo-Croatian (Native),

Core Competences

Analytical, Solution oriented, Problem Solver

User interfaces (mechanical, electronic, digital, haptic)

Tools of the Trade

Rhino, Solid Works, Spaceclaim, Hypershot, Keyshot, Corel Draw, Adobe Suite, Flash...

Other Competences

Good Communication Skills
Open Mindedness
Conflict Resolution Skills

Team Leading, Student Guidance
Ideation and concept generating techniques (brainstorming, brainwriting, frog sheets)

Awards and Exhibitions

1999 - 2'nd prize (milk packaging contest)
2003 - Exhibition Design for every Body, Belgrade, Swedish Design Centre
(solace lamp)
2010 - A handshake and a tap on the shoulder from H. Esslinger
(CULT visual identity Design proposal)
2012 - Guitar of the February on
(Bukoffsky signature)
2012 - Exhibition Design 4 You, Vienna
(life navi, human drive)

Other Interests

Water, Light, Wood, Sound, Nature, Life
Instrument Making, Music Theory, Sailing, Skiing, Sailboat design,
Straw Bale Building, Mountain Cabins, Family Houses, Energy Efficiency