Luka is a product and furniture designer based in Ljubljana, Slovenia.

After graduating from the Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Ljubljana, he continued his studies at the Royal College of Art in London under the supervision of Professor Ron Arad. Upon successful completion of the master's degree he continued to work in the UK, gaining experience in his own studio and as a freelancer at several renowned London design studios (Tangerine amongst others).

His work shows interest in pragmatic approaches that produce robust solutions with functionality and affordance as highest values.




Preseren Award for BA thesis (2005)
AD&D Shortlist (2006)
Design Preis (2007)
British Council YDEY National Finalist (2010)
11x Red Dot Award (2005 - 2018)
German Design Award Nominee (2018)

Books & published work

Once Upon a Chair, Gestalten Verlag, 2009
Plastic Dreams, Fiell, 2009


Collect at the V&A Museum, London, 2007
Who, What, Where, How at 100% Design, London, 2011

Copyright © 2018 Luka Stepan