Client
Red Bull

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Year

2013

Services
  • Arabic calligraphy

Mohammed al Balooshi is a motocross and desert rally rider, and the first Emirati to take part in the Dakar Rally, and signed to Red Bull.

I was asked to design a calligraphy piece to go on his own custom helmet.
The profound phrase given by Mohammed al Balooshi for me to write:

ليس الفتى من قال كان أبي, بل الفتى من قال ها أنا ذا

The boy (who aspires to be a man) is not he who says “my father was”,
rather the boy is he who says “I am…”