Vladan Srdic

creative strategist, senior art director

Ljubljana, Slovenia
"We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time".

Work Experience

Studio 360

partner, creative director

October 2006 - Ljubljana, Slovenia

McCann

senior art director

Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ogilvy

senior art director

Ljubljana, Slovenia

Y&R

senior art director, creative director

June 2002 - October 2006 Ljubljana, Slovenia

Saatchi & Saatchi

senior art director

June 1999 - June 2002 Ljubljana, Slovenia

Saatchi & Saatchi

art director

April 1998 - May 1999 Belgrade, Serbia

Torpedo Theatre Company

art director

March 1994 - September 1999 Belgrade, Serbia

Preview Graphics

designer

January 1992 - November 1992 British Columbia, Canada

Education

Faculty Of Applied Arts And Design

master

September 1992 - August 1997 Belgrade, Serbia

Languages

Serbian (Native),
English (Fluent),
Slovenian (Fluent),
Croatian (Fluent),
German (Beginner),

Awards

European Design Awards

Silver Award, Finalist

2015

Brumen Biennial

Honorable Mention

2015

Ad Stars Festival

Finalist

2015

Slovenian Advertising Festival

Silver Prize

2013

Finance Business Academy

Best Annual Report 2010

2011

Finance Business Academy

Best Annual Report 2009

2010

German Design Award

Nominee

2010

Brumen Biennial

Golden Medal

2009

ED Awards

Bronze Award

2009

ULUPUDS Annual Exhibtion

Graphic Design Award

2008

Brumen Biennial

Brumen Award

2007

D&AD London

finalist

2007

ADC New York

merit award

2007

Golden Drum Festival

PPAIA Creative Brief Award

2006

Golden MM

Golden MM Award

2006

Golden Griffon

Golden Griffon

2006

Epica Awards

Finalist

2004

Epica

Finalist

2005

Golden Griffon

Griffon Award

2004

ULUPUDS Annual Exhibition

Graphic Design Award

2003

Golden Griffon

Griffon Award

2002

Golden Drum Festival

Silver Drumstick

2001

Magdalena Festival

Golden Bra

2001

Slovenian Advertising Festival

Silver Prize

2001

Nagoya Design Do

Honorable Mention

2000

Epica Awards

Finalist

1998

Golden Drum Festival

Golden Drumstick

1998

Golden Griffon

Golden Griffon Award

1998

Skills

Adobe Photoshop, Art Direction, Brand Identity, Concept Development, Creative Direction, Graphic Design, Illustration, Information Architecture, Interaction Design , Microsoft Office, Package Design, Web Design, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop LightRoom, Brand Development, Brand Strategy, Signage Design,

Selected clients

Sony, Toyota, Fiat, Ford, Alfa Romeo, BAT, P&G, Reckitt Benckieser, Danone, Kraft Foods, Allied Domecq, Western Wireless, Sparkasse, Ericsson, Pharmactuarials, Quantitative Solutions, Mensalia, Alles wird gut, Life Dust, Imelda Ogilvy, Mayer McCann, Consulate of the Republic of Angola, Gorenje, Zavarovalnica Maribor, Krka, Jub, National Television of Slovenia, Ministry of Justice of RS, Slovene Ethnographic Museum, Cultural Centre of Belgrade, Yes, Parsek, Renderspace, Akton, Soft, GSA, Gradis Celje, Candy-Hoover, Inter Marketing, BSL, Artos Group, Parking, Difar, Kalliste, Fabria Art, Mladina Magazine, Magdalena Festival, MGLC Gallery, Dusko Radovic Theatre, Torpedo Theatre Company, communication and design agencies from Slovenia, Germany, Austria, Canada, Hungary, Serbia ...

Solo Exhibitions

2015 : ITD Gallery (Novi Sad, Serbia)
2006 : KUD France Preseren (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
2005 : O3one Gallery, BELEF Festival (Belgrade, Serbia)
2005 : Art Gallery Maribor, Magdalena Festival (Maribor, Slovenia)
2003 : KCB Gallery (Belgrade, Serbia)
2000 : Graficki Kolektiv Gallery (Belgrade, Serbia)

Group Exhibitions

2013 : 47th Golden Pen (Belgrade, Serbia)
2013 : 6. Biennial of Visual Communication (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
2013 : SOF (Portoroz, Slovenia)
2012 : Griffon (Belgrade, Serbia)
2012 : Zgraf International Exhibition of Visual Communications (Zagreb, Croatia)
2011 : Taiwan International Graphic Design Award (Taipei, Taiwan)
2011 : 5. Biennial of Visual Communication (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
2011 : Znakovito / Muzej primenjene umetnosti (Belgrade, Serbia)
2011 : Masterpieces, Poster Festival Ljubljana (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
2011 : International Spring Summit Of Cheap Laser Graphics (Belgrade, Serbia)
2010 : Biennial of Industrial Design (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
2009 : 4. Biennial of Visual Communication (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
2009 : Design Fresh / The House of Artists (Teheran, Iran)
2008 : Golden Drum Festival (Portoroz, Slovenia)
2008 : Biennial of Graphic Design (Brno, Czech Republic)
2008 : Griffon (Belgrade, Serbia)
2008 : Design Assembly 08 (Graz, Austria)
2007 : Publikum Calendar 08 / AIGA Gallery (New York, USA)
2007 : Publikum Calendar 08 / SANU Gallery (Belgrade, Serbia)
2007 : ADC Europe Awards Exhibition (Barcelona, Spain)
2007 : Golden Drum Festival (Portoroz, Slovenia)
2007 : 3. Biennial of Visual Communication (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
2006 : Belef Festival (Belgrade, Serbia)
2006 : Belgrade Design Week (Belgrade, Serbia)
2006 : Griffon (Belgrade, Serbia)
2006 : Golden MM (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
2005 : Young Blood (Prague, Czech Republic)
2005 : Young Blood (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
2005 : 2. Biennial of Visual Communication (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
2005 : Golden MM (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
2005 : Exponto Festival (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
2005 : Visual Arts Gallery (New York, USA)
2005 : Golden Drum Festival (Portoroz, Slovenia)
2004 : Golden MM (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
2004 : EPICA
2004 : Golden Drum Festival (Portoroz, Slovenia)
2004 : Griffon (Belgrade, Serbia)
2004 : 9. International Triennial of the Political Poster (Mons, Belgium)
2003 : 1. Biennial of Visual Communication (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
2003 : Golden Drum Festival (Portoroz, Slovenia)
2002 : Golden Drum Festival (Portoroz, Slovenia)
2002 : Magdalena Festival (Maribor, Slovenia)
2002 : EPICA
2001 : Golden Drum Festival (Portoroz, Slovenia)
2001 : Magdalena Festival (Maribor, Slovenia)
2001 : SOF (Portoroz, Slovenia)
2001 : 8. International Triennial of the Political Poster (Mons, Belgium)
2000 : Nagoya Design Do (Nagoya, Japan)
2000 : Golden Bee (Moscow, Russia)
2000 : Golden Drum Festival (Portoroz, Slovenia)
2000 : Magdalena Festival (Maribor, Slovenia)
2000 : SOF (Portoroz, Slovenia)
2000 : Biennale Brno (Brno, Czech Republic)
1998 : International Advertising Festival Red Apple (Moscow, Russia)
1998 : EPICA
1998 : Griffon (Belgrade, Serbia)
1998 : Trama-Visual (Mexico-city, Mexico)
1998 : 7. International Triennial of the Political Poster (Mons, Belgium)
1996 : International Mini-print Ehxibition (Belgrade, Serbia)

Selected Publications

2016 : Turn left, turn right book (Beijing, China)
2014 : Lurzer's Archive magazine (Vienna, Austria)
2014 : Adsoftheworld.com online portal
2014 : Packagingoftheworld.com online portal
2014 : Wallpaper magazine (London, UK)
2014 : Deezen online portal (London, UK)
2014 : Designed.rs online portal (Belgrade, Serbia)
2014 : Follow Me book (Guangzhou, China)
2014 : Modern Space Design book (Guangzhou, China)
2013 : Package Annual Worldwide noAH 10 book (Tokyo, Japan)
2013 : Choisgallery magazine (Hong Kong, China)
2013 : Signage Design book (Liaoning, China)
2013 : Excellent International Design Yearbook book (Beijing, China)
2013 : Way of the Sign IV book (Shenzhen, China)
2012 : Signage Design - Guiding Your Way”book (Hong Kong, China)
2012 : World Top Design Book book (China)
2011 : Data Visualization book (Shanghai, China)
2010 : Magic Packaging book (Hong Kong, China)
2010 : Graphics Beats book (Barcelona, Spain)
2010 : Designing for the Greater Good book (New York, USA)
2010 : Best of European Design 2010 book (Barcelona, Spain)
2009 : Package Annual Worldwide noAH 9 book (Tokyo, Japan)
2009 : Design Book of the Year Vol. 2 book (Barcelona, Spain)
2009 : Neshan magazine (Teheran, Iran)
2009 : Geographics book (Barcelona, Spain)
2009 : European Design Awards 2009 book (Athens, Greece)
2008 : Color & Layout book (New York, USA)
2008 : World Package Design noAH 8 book (Tokyo, Japan)
2007 : Best of European Design 2007 book (Barcelona, Spain)
2007 : Art Directors Annual 07 book (New York, USA)
2007 : D&AD Annual Book 07 book (London, Great Britain)
2007 : Contemporary Graphic Design book (London, Great Britain)
2006 : Print magazine (New York, USA)
2005 : The Design of Dissent book (New York, USA)
2005 : Novum magazine (Munich, Germany)
2004 : Graphis magazine (New York, USA)
2002 : Pictogram and Icon Graphics book (Tokyo, Japan)
2002 : Poster Annual 02 book (New York, USA)
2001 : No-copy Advertising book (London, Great Britain)
2001 : Logo World book (Tokyo, Japan)

Lectures

2014 : SOF (Portoroz, Slovenia)
2010 : TEDx Belgrade (Belgrade, Serbia)
2008 : Pecha-Kucha (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
2007 : CC Incentive (Maribor, Slovenia)
2006 : Belgrade Design Week (Belgrade, Serbia)

Jury Member

2015 : Ad Stars International Advertising Festival (Busan, Korea)
2012 : Ad Stars International Advertising Festival (Busan, Korea)
2011 : Brumen Biennial (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
2011 : Ad Stars International Advertising Festival (Busan, Korea)
2010 : Poster for tomorrow (Paris, France)
2009 : Brumen Biennial (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
2009 : Magdalena Festival (Maribor, Slovenia)
2008 : Golden Griffon (Belgrade, Serbia)
2000 : Golden Griffon (Belgrade, Serbia)

Memberships

D&AD London
ICOGRADA (International Designers Association)
ADC Serbia (Art Directors Club Serbia)
ULUPUDS (Designers Association of Serbia)