Patricia Karen Gagic
Patricia is an accomplished International Contemporary Artist and Award winning author. She has been represented by BB International Fine Arts in Casiano, Switzerland with her work accepted to prestigious exhibitions in Zurich, Geneva, Berlin, France, Austria , Spain and North America. Her book Karmic Alibi was an Award Finalist in the 2014 USA Best Book Awards and a Finalist in the 2015 International Book Awards. She has contributed as a Co-author in several Best-Selling books. Her second published book Karma and Cash was launched in October 2014 and is working on a fiction series to be released in 2016.
In 1999 Patricia began her studies with Master artist Dragan Dragic in Savoillan, France. She has dedicated her career to mastering the palette and technique from the great French Master and the Matisse palette. She has exhibited with Dragan in Sault, France and attends his atelier to cultivate the nuance of the abstract genre. Patricia is a Certified Meditation Specialist/Facilitator completing her Certification in Applied Mindfulness and Trans formative Mindfulness and Mindfulness without Borders from the Dept. of Social Work at the University of Toronto. She has had an extensive career in Art combined with Banking, Finance, Small business entrepreneurship in property management, medical management and retirement homes. Patricia is a Feng Shui Level 3 consultant and Reiki Master.
In November 2015, Patricia was recognized by WXN (Women’s Executive Network) as one of the Top 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada awarded in the BMO Arts and Communication category. In October 2013, Patricia was recognized by the International Order of St. George for her philanthropic work in Cambodia and North America. She was knighted as a Dame of the Order and is an Adviser to the Niagara Commandery. She is the Co-founder of the Colours of Freedom Foundation supporting Children’s Peace Initiatives and holds Advisory positions in several organizations and foundations including the Sir Edmund Hilary Foundation and Ambassadors for World Peace. She is a member of the Ontario Cabinet for the Friends of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights. Her awards and nominations include Woman of the Year, YMCA Peace Medal and recipient of the Award of Excellence by the Toronto Women’s Expo. She is an Ambassador to Friends to Mankind and the creative force behind Project Cambodia building a library, school and support of an orphanage in Cambodia since 2006.
Her work is now dedicated to the Karmic Revolution which will be revealed in her artwork and books.
Described by friend, Actor Glenn Morshower (Actor-Agent Pierce on Fox’s hit series 24) “The world needs people to appear from time to time to jolt us into consciousness. Life has gifted us with Patricia Gagic, and she handles this assignment with grace.”