Edo Murtić, one of the greatest Croatian painters is inspired by Vrsar landscapes, especially by the "Montraker" stone-pit. He used to spend most of the year in Vrsar. in his summerhouse-studio, situated in the most beautiful part of the old town.
Many contemporary art lovers have had the opportunity to see Edo Murtić's exhibits, on all continents, where he had over 50 own and 300 collective exhibitions.
Besides painting. Murtić has accomplished significant achievement in scenography, mosaic, graphics and graphic design. The fact that such an artist has chosen Vrsar for his second home is a big compliment to this beautiful town, captured in memory on Murtić's paintings.