Through his use of North Africa’s vibrant and colorful patterns, his unique artistic vision, and a touch of modernity, Morocco-born artist and photographer Hassan Hajjaj has been a significant influence to the art scene, both regionally and internationally.
With over 113k followers, Hajjaj blends orientalism with contemporary art, and highlights the Moroccan culture in a new, and very distinctive light. His move to London in 1973 inspired him to show the world his home country in a new perspective, challenging cultural stereotypes, and promoting diversity. The artist now divides his time between London and Morocco. He has worked with a number of stars, including the American artist Billie Eilish and Dutch-Moroccan model Iman Hammaam.
His most popular series are Alo Wala, Keziah Jones, Malicious Look, Kesh Angels, among others. Scroll down to see some of our favorite shots.