Sentimentality of the moment in older family photographs have always attracted a large part of my attention. There is something magical in the moment that is frozen in the past, just because of the time which I had forget . I decided these old photos to raise awareness and give them a new opportunity to explore your time and family ties. I paint according to the photos where my family was recorded in special situations that characterize one particular small spectacle such as weddings, funerals, pig ... These special moments in the villages are often the only events that leave a certain trace in my memories. All these events arouse in me a certain kind of spectacle that can not be compared with certain cultural events that many developed cities can offer.
But precisely because they are so rare, these rural moments receive a cultural intimate atmosphere that can even be compared with certain galleries or other cultural events. My background is often accompanied by feelings of memories of people who are detained in another parallel universe, but actually live in this. They live close by, but a completely different life that I am obliged to raise awareness, offer city and civilization. These people are my family with whom I lived a lot, awakened and built ..
Mario Romoda was born 15.04.1987 in Vukovar . He grew up on the island Njivice where he attended elementary school . School of Applied Arts , Textile and Design and writes and ends in Osijek . In Zagreb in 2006 he decide direction in painting at the Academy of Fine Arts . He graduated in the class of Zoltan Novak 2012. He had four solo and many group exhibitions . He lives and works in Zagreb
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