Mariska Karto is an artist based in The Netherlands.
I was born in Suriname – South America. Originally Surinamese, Indonesian, African and a little Dutch. I grew up in the Netherlands.
Mariska Karto is a photo artist. She also works as a multidisciplinary artist with various metals such as gold, goldleaf, silver, copper and mixed media.
Mariska creates portraits and artworks, inspired by influences in her environment in which she grew up and influences from the contemporary environment in which she lives in currently.
These are various themes, in which she works alternately like imagination, culture, humor, history and also with female power and seductiveness, sometimes to make a statement.