Mariska Karto is an American Illustrator/Photographer who was born in Suriname, South America. She grew up in Holland. She is inspired by the struggle of human emotions, magic of a woman and the dusky old world. In 2010 she started artistic photography to express her deep and inner emotions.
Her work has a deep thought and story in it with human development and a lot of emotions related to spirituality. Her photographs take us to some other world which shows a lighter as well as the darker side of human sufferings and emotions with tender and dreamy soft world. Most of her photographs are translated in visuals that flow from the darker side to the lighter one.