Born in Belgrade in 1977, Ivan graduated industrial design at the Polytechnic University of Turin in Italy. After graduation, he worked as an industrial designer for six years in Northern Italy. This experience introduced him to the CG industry, in which he has now been professionally engaged for over 12 years. He is currently working at Primer studio in Belgrade as a CG artist (lighting/shading). During his time at Primer, he has worked on numerous projects in both advertising and film, and his biggest and most important project to date, as a VFX supervisor, is Ederlezi Rising.