-My mother told me that I was closer to 6 kilograms than 5 and a half when she
gave birth to me in 1947 in our family house in Vela Luka on the island of Korcula,
-In 1957 I met my cousin, a
painter, Petar Omcikus, who arrived from Paris
and at that time he began to build his atelier in Vela Luka. Petar and his wife put me aboard
a boat called Art.
-I went to school in Split for applied art.
Later I received a diploma from the Academy of Fine Art of Belgrade.
-When I finished the Academy
they told me ‘you are a sculptor and you are free.’
-I’ve had personal exhibitions
and group exhibitions and I’ve gotten recognition and awards and have
participated in many sculptural symposiums and I’ve been an initiator and
organizer of several symposiums.
-I’ve accomplished several big
projects/sculptures in stone, marble, granite, stainless steel, wood, steel,
bronze, mosaic in Former Yugoslavia, Croatia, Slovenia, Serbia, Italy,
Switzerland, Luxembourg, USA, Mexico, Canada, Japan, Thailand, India and...
-I’m still on the same boat and
very often I’m in my bay, Poplat Planeta.