Salaheddine currently lives and works in Marrakech as a typographer in the French-Moroccan Foundry, BabelFont.
Salahhedine Bellizi graduated from the ESAV (École Supérieure des Arts Visuels - College of Visual Arts) in Marrakech after completing a training in animation and 3D design.
Through the course of his studies at ESAV, Salaheddine developed a passion for Arabic calligraphy and typography.
His graduation work focused on the creation of an experimental alphabet dedicated to Darija, a Moroccan dialect.
Next to his work as type designer at the French-Moroccan Foundry, BabelFont, he is part-time teaching assistant at the ESAV in Marrakech.