Mohamed Kahouadji was born in Algeria in 1979. He has two-headed passion, being painter and house surgeon. By night, he’s a passionate painter spending the remainder of his time creating vibrant neo-pop inspired works. The work of Mohammed Kahouadji oscillates between humor and irony. Constantly playing with the famous personalities from our society– rock stars, politicians, cartoon characters, but still these paintings are never mere caricatures, let alone the mechanical reproduction of a situation.
I paint at night, during my days off and when I do not care,” says Mohamed Eric Kahouadji. The rest of the time, it is internal maxillofacial surgery at the University Hospital of Angers. “I have always drawn a lot. Then I used the bomb to make graffiti.
Dragana Kostica is the Belgrade-based editor in chief and founder of Still in Belgrade art, culture and club scene magazine. She holds a Master of Arts in Cultural Policy and Management in Arts (MA of Arts) and a Bachelor degree in Archaeology.