Robert Ilovar graduated at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design in 2004 with the paper entitled The Corporate Identity of the Faculty of Economics in Ljubljana. The same year he enrolled on post-graduate studies on corporate identity management. During his studies, he received two Prešeren student awards in the field of visual communications. From 2005 to 2007 he worked in the renowned Gigodesign studio in the fields of systematization and the complex systems of corporate identities.
He has participated in drawing up numerous concepts for corporate identities and related systems. He is a founding member and co-editor of the Dmagazin. Together with Jernej Stritar, he was curator and co-author of the analytical exhibition Design for a Country. He has received numerous awards and recognitions for his work.