June 6, 1964 |
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Bojan Hadzihalilovic (born 6 June 1964) is a Sarajevo-based graphic designer and creative director of a Bosnia and Herzegovina design company called Fabrika. He graduated from the Sarajevo Academy of Fine Arts in 1989 and with his colleague Lejla Mulabegovic formed the designer group called TRIO Sarajevo in 1989. From its founding until April 1992, they have designed some 50 important projects, including record covers of some of the most popular rock bands from Bosnia and Herzegovina, numerous design projects at many festivals in the former Yugoslavia, design of books, newspapers and film posters. For their pre-Bosnian war work they have been awarded by Saatchi & Saatchi. They have also taken part in numerous exhibits in the country and abroad (Moscow, Berlin and Sarajevo).
During the siege of Sarajevo Bojan remained in the city. With TRIO Bojan designed a serial of propaganda posters "The Aggression Against Bosnia" and designed the uniforms for all Bosnian athletes who competed at the Summer Olympics in Barcelona in 1992.
- Kapic, Suada (2000). The Siege of Sarajevo. Sarajevo: FAMA. p. 546. ISBN 9958-9549-0-7.
- West, Charlotte. "A Reborn Sarajevo Serves as Muse to its Young Designers". OF+W Media. Retrieved 15 March 2012.
- "FABRIKA HOME". Retrieved 15 March 2012.