Want to meet Mikolji in person? Below you’ll find information about Mikolji’s upcoming and past events, his calendar, buy event tickets, and more.

Mikolji is one of the judges at Shoal’s The Lost Fishes Art Challenge

Mikolji’s will be a judge at The Lost Fishes Art Challenge in partnership with Shoal and Conservation optimism.  It’s an art challenge to give color to each of the Top 10 lost fishes.  These Lost Fishes are species that have gone unseen for years – even decades – and are feared possibly extinct. In order to save these species, we first need to find them.

Fishes of the Orinoco in the Wild – The Exhibition – at the Colombian Consulate in Miami in October 2021

Mikolji’s acclaimed Fishes of the Orinoco in the Wild – The Exhibition will begin its tour of the consulates and embassies of Colombia starting October 1st 2021.  The first stop is the Colombian consulate in Miami.  Join us for the exhibition’s grand opening on Friday October 15th 2021 at 6pm at the consulate in Coral Gables – 280 Aragon Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134.  The exhibition showcases many of the fish species that are found in the Colombian areas of the Orinoco river basin.

The Chinese Biotope Aquarium Contest (CBAC)

The Chinese Biotope Aquarium Contest (CBAC) sponsored by CIPS is a competition that will be judged by experts in the field. It’s from Nov 17th-20th 2021 and is open to hobbyists worldwide, and it has a ¥10,000 prize for the winner! The goal of this contest is to create awareness and inspire people around the world about aquatic ecosystems and their beauty. In this opportunity, Mikolji will be a judge for the technical group of CIPS CBAC.

Art Exhibition in Miami – Elements by HispaFest

If you are in Miami or in the South Florida area, come see three magnificent pieces of artwork by Mikolji. You will enjoy his underwater reflection photography and other artists’ work as well. Running until end of February 2021. More information at hispafest.net.

Expedition to Caño Cristales, Colombia

Our next expedition will be to Caño Cristales, La Macarena, Colombia. This Mikolji / Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt expedition will do an in depth study of the Macarenia clavigera aquatic plant which is endemic to the area. Dates: November 9-17, 2019.

5th ExpoAcuario Queretaro 2019 in Mexico

We look forward to seeing you on September 27, 28 and 29, 2019 at the 5th AQUARIUM EXPO QUERÉTARO, MEXICO. I’ll be there in person to meet you. We will pay great tribute to the Amazon through keynote presentations, videos, photographs and the assembly of biotope aquariums.
Everyone at the event is committed to bringing an ecological and aquarist message to Querétaro. See you there!

Read more about the event, the sponsors, and organizers of this year’s event.