Miro Korsic was born in Slovenia on a train 2 hours from Venice. He attended the School of Art in Ljubljana from which he graduated in 1964 and studied art under professors F. Persin, Z. Didek and M. Kumar. In 1970 he moved to New York and three years later came to Toronto. His work is characterized by its unique and whimsical subjects. Often there is an element of poetry or prose that inspires the central image. Miro was always ready with a joke or story to share. He was a passionate soccer player and in his younger years played on the National Soccer Team. Miro passed away in early 2012.