Marko Rop is a representative of internationally recognized generation of Slovene illustrates and poets. He has been seriously and successfully making illustrations for the last 5 years. During this time, many picture books embellished by his illustrations have been published in Slovenia and abroad. He spends a lot of time working for digital media as well. He already took part in 20 countries, where he participated in smaller projects and collaborated with established publishers, such as Oxford University Press from Melbourne or Girl Friday Production from Seattle. He studied scenography at the Universität für Angewandte Kunst Wien. He loves nature, especially botany, sociology, philosophy, sports and cooking.