Dušan Nešić


Dušan Nešić

Art Field: Industrial Design
Course: Industrial Design

Graduated in 1988 and earned his MA degree in 1993 from the Department of Industrial Design at the Faculty of Applied Arts in Belgrade.

Employee of the Faculty of Applied Arts since 1989. Promoted to the title of Assistant Professor in 1997, Associate Professor in 2004 and full-time Professor in 2014 for the field of industrial design.

Participated in conception, development and work of the Interdisciplinary Postgraduate Studies at the University of Arts in Belgrade (2000-2008), as a leader, coordinator and lecturer at the Group for Digital Art.

Head of the Department of Industrial Design (2000-2004).

Member of ULUPUDS (Association of Applied Arts Artists and Designers of Serbia).

Fields of interest: industrial design, design presentation.


  • Design of luminaires and lighting systems for the company BUCK since 1999 - selected realized projects (2007-2014): LDK, AIRO, AIRO ACTIVE, LUCIA, L90, ACCENT, ATOS, DORA, ORBITA, MEDICO, LINE.
  • Conceptual design of the models for the animated film FANTASMAGORIE 2008,  directed by Prof. R. Ćirić (2008).
  • Ergonomic design of the BGH 250NLC excavator cabin (with D. Vuksan and N. Knežević): »Developing a New Generation of Building Machines« in cooperation with Institute IMK »14. Oktobar« in Kruševac, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering in Niš and Faculty of Applied Arts Belgrade (2002–2005).
  • Design of electrical stoves and fireplace for Alfa Plam, Vranje (2000-2003).
  • Interactive exhibit – Command desk and chemical processes demonstration board for Museum of Science and Technology - SANU in Belgrade (1998).
  • Design of functional wooden toys – Growth scale and Mobile toy-box for BADA, Belgrade (1998).
  • Individual exhibitions in the Museum of Applied Arts and at Light+Building manifestation – Frankfurt am Mein (2010, 2012), and many other group exhibitions (Belgrade, Niš, Pirot, Prokuplje, Sofia, Essen...) since 1990.
  • Participation in professional conventions (lectures and presentations): Scandinavian Days – Innovation and Design, Danubius Design, Belgrade Design Week.
  • Specializations: Germany, Italy - TEMPUS project: »Joint European Project 2005 JEP N. 40069« Multidisciplinary Studies of Design in Mechanical Engineering (2005).


  • Good Design Award, Chicago 2011.
  • Red Dot Product Design Award 2009.
  • 41st May Exibition Grand Prix, Belgrade 2009.
  • Belgrade Chamber of Commerce Design Award 1991, 2008 and 2012.
  • Museum of Applied Art Award, Belgrade 2009.
  • Serbian Children Friends »Good Toy« Acknowledgment, Belgrade 1999.
  • LG Design Competition - Honorable Mention, Seoul 1997.

























Medico - Hospital lighting system, BUCK Belgrade, realized 2008



Lucia – Suspended T5 and LED luminaire, BUCK Belgrade, realized 2011


Airo Active – Track LED luminaire w/ active cooling, BUCK Belgrade, realized 2013

Pegaz - Concept design for models in digital animation film FANTASMAGORIE 2008 (directed by R. Ćirić), realized 2008


Airo H - Track LED luminaire w/ passive cooling, BUCK Belgrade, realized 2012.


Accent - Ambiental LED luminaire, BUCK Belgrade, realized 2010