Rizkou Abdelmjid

I'm Rizkou Abdelmjid

Photographer

Born in 1975, married and father of three daughters, he was raised in the alleys and neighborhoods of Sidi Bernoussi in Casablanca. He continued his studies, and from the second level of secondary school he was directed towards vocational training, where he obtained a qualification certificate, then a certificate of technical specialization.

Photographer artist Abdelmjid Rizkou started his path with photography during his practice of associative work as an educational framework, at the Youth House of Sidi Bernoussi. photographer artist Abdelmjid Rizkou moved to the world of journalism at first as a reporter for some national newspapers, then he worked as a certified photojournalist.

Despite the pressure of his work as a photojournalist, Abdelmjid Rizkou still retains in his entity and his biography the identity of the artistic photographer who resides in him and does not leave him. In the balance of the photographic artist Abdelmjid Rizkou there are six exhibitions, four of which are collective :

  • Two joint exhibitions with students of the School of Fine Arts in Casablanca.
  • A joint art exhibition with colleagues in the profession of journalism on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Gnaoua Festival in Essaouira.
  • A joint exhibition with colleagues of the press profession on the participation of the Moroccan national team in the FIFA World Cup in Russia.
  • A solo exhibition on the creativity of Wydad and Raja fans in Casablanca.
  • A second solo exhibition on the creativity of the fans of Wydad, Raja and Ittihad Tangiers.

During his career, the photographic artist Abdelmjid Rizkou obtained several certificates, most notably a certificate of training in sports photojournalism from the International Center for Media and Development, a certificate of specialization in field survey from the International Center for Media and Development, a speed-reading certificate from the British Posen Institute, a certificate of thinking skills from the trainer International Adnan Humaidan, volunteer certificate from the Moroccan Red Crescent for my participation in the Al Hoceima earthquake, certified trainer certificate from the Ministry of Youth and Sports.

Among the most prominent events and occasions covered by the photographer Abdelmjid Rizkou :

  • National Professional Football League, First Division.
  • Most of the first matches of the Moroccan national team.
  • Moroccan national team match in Kinshasa, March 2022.
  • Arab Cup Qatar 2021.
  • Africa Cup of Nations Egypt 2019.
  • Spanish Super Cup 2018.
  • World Cup Russia 2018.
  • Moroccan national team match in Côte d'Ivoire 2017.
  • African Nations Cup for locals 2017.
  • African Super Cup 2017.
  • African Nations Cup U-17 2016.
  • Mawazine Festival.
  • International Film Festival in Marrakech.
  • Gnaoua Festival in Essaouira.
  • International Festival of spiritual Music in Fes.
  • L'Boulevard Festival in Casablanca.
  • Casablanca International Book Fair.
  • International Equestrian Exhibition in El Jadida.