Juraj Zigman was born in 1984. in Rijeka. After completing the high school he continued his education in Italy at the prestigious university Istituto Europeo di Design – IED in Milan, the fashion direction.
As he transferred to the next academic year directly, very soon his talent was noticed, and he started working on various projects such as Tokyo Dome, More…
In the same period, he starts collection ZigmanCrow S/S 2005 and S/S 2006, which was represented at Milan Fashion Week. After the experience in Milan, Juraj decided to return to Croatia and in 2007 started his own brand of Zigman.
After winning the fashion competition for young designers, called Fashion Incubator he ensures going to Cro a Porter. Thereafter brand Zigman repeats successes and projects like Zigman by Peko designing playful baby clothes for the Croatian company Bambi, a series of psychedelic-painted wrist watches for the company, Marli.
Besides all that he is wanted, and as a costume designer as well, so in 2012 Juraj designs dramatic costumes for the ballet Carmina Burana, choreographed by Hugo Viera in the Croatian National Theathre Ivan pl. Zajc in Rijeka.
In 2013, represents a unique collection of unique woolen rugs in cooperation with the manufacturer of rugs Saga Saga.