Dimitri Gazan

    was born on 06-10-1971 in the Netherlands in Haarlem, grew up in Zandvoort aan Zee, now resident of Enkhuizen since August 2011.

In the early 1990-ties Gazan began a  training course for the Art Academy, followed by three years Royal Academy of fine arts in the Hague, where he followed the directions Monumental design and Theatre development. After one and a half years to have been working in the graphical sector, he has finally opted for the full exercise of his art-making. He joined a group of artists on the isle Texel named Waantij in 2000 up to 2008, where he has collaborated and participated in various large and smaller projects whose partly drew nationwide attention. Since August 2012 he moved to Enkhuizen. The past few years, due to his illness M.S. he has been forced to develop his photography more than his painting while his energy levels can't sustain his artwork on a daily basis any more and photography is a much quicker medium and therefore much easier to achieve higher level of quality.
 
Gazan is working in different disciplines such as; painting; oil on canvas, (digital) photography and editing, composing photo albums, film, installations, objects, writing poems, singer-songwriter, etc.