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Medhi Qotbi

 (born 1951)
Medhi Qotbi is active/lives in Morocco.  Medhi Qotbi is known for Painting.

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Medhi Qotbi


Biography from Millon & Associes

MEHDI Qotbi Born in 1951 in Rabat (Morocco) is a Moroccan painter. Born in modest circumstances of Takaddoum neighborhood in Rabat, Kenitra he entered the military school. In a Scout club called the Tigers, he draws on a wall a tiger whose power amazes spec-tators, while he has never drawn or painted. This is the starting point. He left high school, and his family, exerts various trades. He was admitted to the School of Fine Arts in Rabat. He is helped by the painter Jilali Gharbaoui, one of the largest Moroccan painters, one of the first non-figurative. Then he decided to leave for France, arrived in Paris and returned to Toulouse where he had found a better home in the process. He attended the School of Fine Arts Tou-louse from 1969 to 1972, where he worked with Daniel Schin-tone, and it was there that he decided to change his name. Finally, it integrates the School of Fine Arts in Paris. About goings art teacher in various set-ments in the Paris region, before CONSA-create exclusively to painting. Very involved in the promotion of his country, close to the King Mohammed VI, the creator in 1991 (in response to the book by Gilles Perrault Our friend the king) of the Franco-Moroccan Friendship Circle which he is also president.


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About  Medhi Qotbi

Born:  1951
Known for:  Painting