Robert Paršo was born on July 4, 1970, in Bratislava.
He began his studies at the Brno University of Technology, later became involved in the student revolution, and decided to change for art studies.
During his studies, he was on an exchange stay in Ljubljana in the studio of professor Radovan Jenko and participated in several art workshops and group exhibitions.
In 1999 completed a master’s degree in graphic design in the atelier of professor Lubomir Longauer at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Bratislava.
During his study and shortly after he worked in a few design studios and advertising agencies, later founded his own brand STUPIDesign.
The studio collaborated on multimedia projects with young students from different schools and initiated a free art group Friends of Stupidesign.
Participated in the creation and activities of the cult independent cultural space BuryZone.
Got married, but the relationship didn’t last long. He later remarried and is the father of three children. In 2015, he divorced again.
Here he hosted and organized Multiplace exhibition, Rural poster, and TypoTopo workshop for international students.
As the president of the Trnava Poster Triennial and POSTER civic association, he is managing and curating international poster competition and accompanying events.
Initiated and curated several exhibitions in Košice, Krakow, Vienna, and Warsaw. Posters of István Orosz, Eduardo Barrera Arambarri, Lech Majewski, and from TPT collections. Graphic design of Julo Nagy and Ján Šicko and in cooperation Underground Images from SVA, NY.
Gave lectures on design and poster creation and presented in Bratislava, Trnava, Usti nad Labem, Zlin, Warsaw, and Serbia.
He likes to travel, connect with interesting people, and participate in projects that have a cultural or social dimension and reducing negative environmental impacts.
Now he lives and works in Kaplna, Slovakia.
međunarod/internation, 2018, 2.5 min, Nadia Issa & Robert Paršo
FORK project, 2016, 21 min, Robert Paršo
2019 Velvet generation, London
2018 Internation, Trsić, Serbia
2017 Fork, Umelka
2016 1000+1 Fork*, Bratislava
2004 Stil Life, Burundi, Bratislava
2003 KGD AFAD, České Budějovice
2002 FoS, BuryZone, Bratislava
2001 Se vidimo, GJK, Trnava
2001 100 years, BuryZone, Bratislava
2000 100 years, Pod Reka, Cracow
2000 Plocha, Trnava
2000 TPT 2000, Trnava
1999 Posterra Incognita, Cracow
1998 Design Biennial Brno
1998 Ateliér 202, Medium, Bratislava
1998 ETUD, Kopčany
1997 Trnava Poster Triennial
1997 Biennial of Book, Martin
1997 ETUD, Martin
1997 Trma-vrma, Nový Jičín
1995 Tunel, Bratislava
1994 Intercolumnium*, Bratislava
1993 Milk, Podbiel
1992 Milk, VVPŠ club, Bratislava
todayvisual artist, designer, lecturer & curator
CEO at MultiTalent & PAPER.ARMY
president of TPT & POSTER c.a.
at eSlovensko civic association
2018president, curator, designer
at TPT 2018
at TPT 2015
2012curator, project manager
at TPT 2012
since 2011owner, CEO, art director
at Faculty of Education of Comenius University in Bratislava
of POSTER civic association
design courses at AFAD Bratislava
2001-2003cofounder, event manager
2000-2011owner, CEO, art director
1999-2002copywriter, graphic designer
at MarkBBDO agency
at Studio SEPTEMBER and RECO
at Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Bratislava
at Slovak Design Center
at Brno University of Technology
at Secondary Industrial School of Transport in Trnava
1970born in Bratislava on July 4, 1970