Mitar Simikić
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Mitar Simikić was born in 1986 in Bijeljina, Bosni and Hercegovina. After he undergraduate studies of graphic design at the University SPU in Bijeljina, he enters master studies at the Academy of Arts, Art department, direction Photography in Novi Sad, Serbia and became master artist in 2014. He currently works and lives in Bijeljina, Bosni and Hercegovina.

2015 - The winner of the open call Different Worlds – Young Contemporary Photography will be announced at the opening of the exhibition in Kino Šiška, Ljubljana.

2015 – Selected for Noor-Nikon Masterclass in Belgrade, Serbia. Mentors is Noor photographers Andrea Bruce, Stanley Green and Kadir van Lohuizen.

2014 – Selected as finalists 6th International Festival of Organ Vida photography, Zagreb, Croatia, on the theme "Reflection".

2014 – The frst price in series of Photographs contests PDP Conference Novi Sad, Serbia.

2013 - Participated in the framework of the project "Focusing democracy-documentary photography", organized by the Youth Center CK13, Novi Sad, Serbia where mentors of the project were Nemanja Pančić and Marko Risović, group Kamerades.

2012 - Participated at a workshop organized by the British conceive and Goethe Institute in Bosnia and Herzegovina under the supervision of lectures and members of the jury, which consisted of Paul Low (Great Britain) and Andy Spur (Germany) and won praise in the contest "Photo-story of the BiH future ".

2012 - Second prize at photographic competition on the theme of the number "40" in the organization Vispak, Visoko, Bosnia and Herzegovina.