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Tomato Kosir

Tomato Kosir s.p.

Ljubljana, Slovenia

Work Experience

Tomato Košir S.p.

art director

September 2005 - Present Ljubljana, Slovenia

University Of Ljubljana

assistant professor

October 2009 - September 2011 Ljubljana, Slovenia

Fundacija Brumen

board member

2004 - 2015 Ljubljana, Slovenia

Festival Of Letters Ljubljana

board member

2010 - 2011 Ljubljana, Slovenia

Education

University Of Ljubljana

Master of arts, designer of visual communications

October 2002 - September 2007 Ljubljana, Slovenia

University Of Ljubljana

Bacholor of design of visual communications

September 1997 - June 2001 Ljubljana, Slovenia

Languages

English (Fluent),
German (Beginner),
Serbo-Croatian (Conversational),

Awards

Art Directors Club (ADC) - New York

merrit award for illustrations

2013

Brumen - Biennial Of Slovene Visual Communications

“Grand Prix” - Big Brumen Award for 18 Objektiv newspaper covers 6th Biennial of Slovene Visual Communications

2013

International Editorial-design & Research Forum

ICMA, International Creative Media Award - Gold Award in category Visualisation for Live/Evil newspaper illustration

2013

Brumen - Biennial Of Slovene Visual Communications

Jury Honourable Mention in category books for A Boy Withouth a Belly Button (coauthor: Katja Žerko)

2013

Brumen - Biennial Of Slovene Visual Communications

Jury Honourable Mention in category book covers for In Company With Language

2011

BIO, International Biennial Of Design, Ljubljana

BIO, 22nd International Biennial Of Design, Ljubljana - Honourable Mention

2010

University Of Ljubljana

Recognition For Artistic Achievement

2009

Brumen - Biennial Of Slovene Visual Communications

Brumen award for the best designed book collection - Laughter, undertones.

2007

Slovenian Book Fair

Best designed book award for the Oxford English-Slovene Dictionary

2006

SOF - Slovenian Advertising Festival

Silver award for the flip book calendar

2004

Marketing Magazin

Special prize MM for an Annual report of Ministry of Culture

2003

Marketing Magazin

Golden MM for promotional gift of Ministry of Culture

2002

Type Directors Club

2nd student prize Certificate of Typographic Excellence (Type Directors Club, New York), for flip book The Birth Of A Ligature

2001

Academy Of Art & Design University Of Ljubljana

Academies “Prešeren Award” for visual communications in 3rd year of Department of Design of Vicual Communications

2001

Ministry Of Culture RS

1st prize for corporate identity of Ministry of Culture (mentor: R. Novak)

2001

Magdalena, International Festival Of Visual Communications

Best poster award (mentors: Z. Papič & R. Jenko)

2000

Magdalena, International Festival Of Visual Communications

Best Publication Award (mentors: Z. Papič & R. Jenko)

2000

Bank Of Slovenia

2nd award, silver coin for 150 years of the railways

1996

Skills

Adobe Acrobat Professional, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, FontLab Studio, Quark Xpress, Fontographer,