Istok Jan Simončič
5 - Digital Practicum I, 1. year. year
Bachelor's programme in Digital Arts and Practices
Jan Simončič secured his first position as a computer expert back in 1985, when computers where still in their infancy. He has collaborated in a number of 3D-animations for advertisements, music videos, art projects, documentary films, etc.
In the nineties he helped establish a digital editing station at the Academy of Fine Arts in Ljubljana and the first art gallery with digitalized viewing of artworks. He is the author of digital applications for several theatre plays. As an editor he collaborated on Grega Mastnak’s animated film The Beezes (Bizgeci).