Born in in Washington D.C.the son of a diplomat,Adib spent most of his time in Europe,the United States and the Middle East. He graduated with a B.B.A in International Marketing from the City University of New York. Having spent some years in the field of business and banking Adib decided to abandon it and dedicate himself to his original love : graphic art. At present, Adib lives in a town outside Damascus, where he paints and looks after his family.. While the situation in Syria continues to pose difficulties for Adib and his family, his incessant optimism has not stopped him from pursuing his passion for art and for believing in a better and sunnier future.