Animator and musician. He has played about 150 concerts in all of the main Croatian and Austrian venues. His films have been shown and won 20 awards at more than 200 national and international film festivals: Zagreb, Stuttgart, Espihno, Fantoche, Annecy, Hiroshima, Sao Paolo, Utrecht among others. He was and is teaching animation at different universities, in Croatia, Austria and China. He is also working as a dj.
2011 Daniel was appointed to be the artistic consultant for animated film at Croatian Audio-visual Centar, highest body in Croatia, responsible for all aspects of croatian film, promotion and financial support by the Ministary of Culture and Republic of Croatia
2011 international competition jury at Anifest Trebon and 2010 pre-selction jury for student films at ITFS Stuttgart
2010 Daniel curated and presented a big retrospection with 3 programms of croatian animation film history and recent works for the festival Fantoche in Baden near Zürich, CH
2009 Daniel started to teach at Animation and new media department at Academy of fine arts in Zagreb
2009 Film with a girl was included to 17. International exhibition of drawing, spetial section dedicated to animated films, at Museum of modern and contemprorary art Rijeka.
2008 Short life, a film made together with paintress Johanna Freise was included to Art Cologne, New Talents exhibition
2008 jury member at World animation film festival Zagreb, and 2009 Teheran international animation festival
2008 35min documentary portrait on Daniel and his film making was shown on BR Alpha
2007 retrospective at Blaugelbezwettl gallery, Zwettel, Austria
2006 and 2009 guest lecture during "International Animation Education Forum" at Jilin colledge of the arts animation school, in Changchun, China
2005 - 2008 lecturer for animation at Institute for Media, at Universität für künstlerische und industrielle Gestalltung, Linz
2005 two guest lectures during "International Forum for Animation" at Digital Media Design Centre at National Yun-lin University of Technology & Science, Taiwan
2004 produced animated parts for a TV advertising campaign for a state economy programe organized by the Croatian Ministary of Economy.
2004 started to organize different animation screenings in Vienna
2003 animation workshop in Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
2002 pre-selector for animation at 10th Croatian Film Festival, Zagreb
2002 directed and made a selection of Austrian films for a 45 min. TV show on BR Alpha, a German satelite TV station
2001 workshop at International Animated Film Workshop for children, ŠAF, Čakovec, Croatia
2000 member of Young animation Jury at Stuttgart Animation Film Festival
1999 a Kino-commercial for Compaq
1999-01 worked as film and music editor and cameraman at TIV (a local Vienna cable TV), has been a member of Asifa Austria since 1998
1997 the first professional film production: "Kolač" ( the Cake) produced by Zagreb film
1997-98 master year at Mkl. Prof. Attersee
1992-97 studied at Hochschule für angewandte Kunst, Wien, Mkl. für Malerei und TrickfilmProf. Attersee, animation studio leader mag. Hubert Sielecki. Graduated in 1997 with the film "Sunce, sol i more" ( Sun, salt and sea), with distinction.
since 84 playing independent orientated music in a few bands like Sin Albert, Studeni Studeni and Space Invaders. Since 2000 in Zagreb based world music band Stampedo
1989-91 studied at ALU (Academy of fine arts) , Zagreb
19.2.71. born in Zagreb, Croatia
2011 U LANCIMA (IN CHAINS)
2002 STAMPEDO Pau Pau, CD
2011 IN CHAINS, 2. festival of croatian animation, Zagreb - best film in category of professional/art productions
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