Klavdij Palčič is an internationally renowned Slovenian painter and graphic of Italian origins. He was born in 1940 in Trieste. He graduated from the Venice Art Lyceum. He taught drawing. He exhibited at more than 140 exhibitions at home and abroad. In 1984 he received the Prešeren Fund award for painting and scenography. He also deals with scenography and costume design. He lives and works in Italy.