Darko Markovic is a world renowned Transportational Designer, Concept Artist, Industrial Designer. Having won many of prestigious international awards from auto manufacturer and architecture competitions. Mr. Markovic talent is only trumped by his imagination and work ethic.
Darko Markovic was born in Belgrade Serbia and studied industrial design in Belgrade university, where he excelled and collected 10 international awards for his enriched designs. Soon after Dark decided to be a car designer and applied to prestigious Scuola Politecnica di Design - SPD in Milano, Italy.
Markovic was on of few people in the world to receive a scholarship from Lamborghini auto maker and studied there for a period of 1 year. Darko made a decision to pursue freelance career in the industry and focus on concept art and work.
Darko learned from the best; Italian car designer & Head of Volkswagen Group Walter de Silva, Chris Bangle - Auto Designer and Ex-Chief of Design for BMW Group and
Filippo Perini - Design Chief at Lamborghini.
Darko shaped his skills at Industrial companies Bertone Design and ED Design where he worked on multiple projects, including 1 car design that is currently in production. Darko is freelancing on concept work and industrial design projects.
Darko awards include:
2005 – Published in one of the biggest internet galleries for 3d images with project „YUGO“ on 3dtotal.com
2006 – 2nd place on „City Public transportation Belgrade (GSP)“competition for redesign of tram KT4
2007 - BDW, Ghost project choosen works ( GSP Tram)
2008 – Honorable mention on biggest world competition for Nautical design with project „Eripere“ - mdra.biz
2009 – 2nd place on international competitions auto)R for car design with project „Citroen Ball“ - Automotivedesignconference.com
2010 - Volkswagen( Lamborghini, Audi and VW) group scholarship on Scuola Politechnica di design, Milano
2012 - Packtivity Gran prix prize for best packaging in Serbia for
2011/2012 with Jelen Beer bottle.
2013 - Honorable mention with project "MOSES" on Evolo skyscraper competition
2013 Scania Competiton award
2013 - SPARK AWARDS SILVER MEDAL FOR Volkswagen CAPSUL
2013 Jacques Roguire Finalist