Mariska Karto is an artist/ fine art-photographer born in Suriname (South-America) – from origine Suriname (South America) and Indonesia (Asia). She was raised and is based in the Netherlands (Europe).
Originally she is a figurative sketcher and textile artist. She uses the body to express as well as her love for fabrics and textiles to create a sensitive or persasive atmossphere in her work.
Keywords for a large part of her works are: dark renaissance, culture, future, history, contemporary themes and melancholia.
She creates from small personal works, zooming in people’s individuality, to large scaled fresco’s