Dalibor is a professional artist and full time Art Professor at Centennial College in Toronto, Canada. His passion for travel and discovery of new places and cultures merges beautifully with his love for outdoor painting. He specializes in teaching beginner and advanced students, showing them how to simplify complex scenes and infuse them with life and mood. He works in oil paints, soft pastels and drawing to achieve art that is full of light and colour.
Given his professional teaching experience, Dalibor is able to gently guide beginners to acquire new skills and most importantly, confidence. For advanced artists, his unique curriculum of exercises and lessons will challenge and further their skills. Along with excellent instruction, Dalibor is committed to providing a safe and fun teaching environment that his students have come to love and praise.
Dalibor is a classically trained artist, who has worked in the animation and illustration field for the past 20 years. He has taught art workshops and has exhibited in Canada, US, Europe, Korea, China and India. He is an award winning artist who regularly competes in local and international plein air festivals.
“Being fully present in the moment, immersing myself in the act of direct painting on location is for me a form of meditation. The ordinary becomes unique, space and time distinct through light, atmosphere and emotion.”