Chaïbia Talal

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Chaïbia Talal (Arabic: الشعيبية طلال‎‎) (1929 – April 2, 2004) was a Moroccan painter.

Biography[edit]

Chaïbia was born in Chtouka, a small village near El Jadida, Morocco. She was married at the age of 14 before becoming a widow at 15. She was influenced by works of artists from the CoBrA painting movement.

The painting of Chaïbia is considered as naïve. Her favourite paintings are of women.

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Further reading[edit]

  • The artist's voice - by Chaibia Talal
  • (French) Flamand, Alain. Regard sur la peinture contemporaine au Maroc. 221pp.