About Ciba Karisik

Ciba Karisik

Born in Sarajevo in 1959. Karisik attended the Sarajevo Academy of Fine Art, completing both his Bachelor and then his Master’s Degree in painting in 1985. Already an established artist, He left his homeland to immigrate with his family to Canada. Ciba’s world of painting reflects a philosophy characterized by a profound appreciation for the simple things life has to offer. Objects, interiors, and landscapes are recreated in detail sustained by a quiet mood of reflection. Often using a well-trained ability in thetrompe l'oeil technique, his images increase the tension of memory. Known for creating something grand from the humble, he paints objects that keep our memories fresh and communicate messages across time.Since 1996, Ciba Karisik has exhibited in solo and group exhibitions. His paintings have been collected in Canada, the US, England and Europe.

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