About Niko Čučković

Niko Čučković was born in Dubrovnik, on 24 February 1973. In 1993 he graduated interior design from Accademia Cappiello in Florence, Italy. Consequently he attended I.S.I.A, The Higher Institute for Artistic Industries in Rome, where he graduated in 2000 under professor Gilberto Coretti. From 1994 to 2000 he collaborated with numerous Italian companies, including Magis, Bosa, Bialetti, FIAT, and took part in many exhibitions throughout Italy. In 2001 he moved to Verona, Italy, where he got a job with Palomba Serafini Associati, one of the top Italian design studios. In 2006 he completed a glass kilncasting course that was led by a renown French artist Royal Chantal at Camocagt school in Istanbul, Turkey.


International awards
- 1996 Cosmopack, Bologna, Italy, International Cosmetic Design Contest
- 2000 MACEF, Milan, Italy, Young Designer of the Year Award

Group exhibitions
1992 Florence, Italy, Accademia Cappiello
1993 Dubrovnik, Croatia, The Young Ones Are Coming
1994 Zagreb, Croatia, The Young Ones are Coming
1996 Bologna, Italy, Cosmopack
1997 Rome, Italy, ADI Annual Convention
1997 Bologna, Italy, Europolis Public Design Convention
1998, Torin, Italy, 67th Annual International Car Convention
1999, Milan, Italy, MACEF

Solo exhibitions
2004, Vienna, glass collection

Croatian Awards
2005 Golden Hands Award, Crafts Fair, Zagreb, Croatia
2008 Kvarner Expo, Opatija, Croatia
2012 Kvarner Expo, Opatija, Croatia

International exhibitions
2004, Celje, Slovenia
2005, Celje, Slovenia
2005, Graz, Austria
2009 13th Artisan Fair of Maia, Porto, Portugal

Shows and Fairs in Coratia:
2004 Kvarner Expo, Opatija, Croatia
2005 Kvarner Expo, Opatija, Croatia
Crafts Fair, Zagreb. Croatia
SASO, Split, Croatia
2006 Kvarner Expo, Opatija, Croatia
Autumn Fair – Etno Eco, Zagreb, Croatia
2007 Kvarner Expo, Opatija, Croatia
Crafts Fair, Zagreb, Croatia
2008 Kvarner Expo, Opatija, Croatia
Crafts Fair, Zagreb, Croatia
2009 Kvarner Expo, Opatija, Croatia
2010 Kvarner Expo, Opatija, Croatia
Crafts Fair, Zagreb, Croatia
2011 Kvarner Expo, Opatija, Croatia
Crafts Fair, Zagreb, Croatia
2012 Kvarner Expo, Opatija, Croatia
Crafts Fair, Zagreb, Croatia

Certificates :
2009 Artistic Craft Certificate issued by Croatian Chamber of Trades and Crafts