Chechen origin, American born who grew up in the Middle East. After the Gulf war,
Emadove traveled with his family to Ichkeria to live in the forefather lands of Chechnya.
Soon after, the first Chechen war began and thus he was sent to the United States at
the age of 13 to reside and to complete his education. While living in Chicago years,
Emadove visited New York City for the first time and arrived in the morning of
September 11 – 2001. After witnessing the events; Emadove became an activist and
devoted his life and works to promote unity and fight injustices throughout his work
and Art expression. His Art style combines influences from Dadaism, Surrealism, and his
own imagination with a unique timing, and humor with calligraphy touches. He finds his
style to be multicultural in its approach to the audience . Emadove holds a degree from
Northern Illinois University.