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  • conference program

    Khatt Kufi Kaffiya, the printable symposium program

    Lectures are described in detail with timings and links to the speakers' biographies.

    The symposium program has been evolving and includes topics of every aspect of contemporary Arabic visual culture and identity,…

  • event: Amsterdam, Stichting Mediamatic- 4 reactions

    El HEMA Project

    El HEMA is a non-commercial cultural project by the Mediamatic Foundation in Amsterdam.

    24 Aug 2007
    6 Jan 2008


    What would an Arabic HEMA look like? Halal sausage? Arabic chocolate letters? Affordable high quality headscarves? 3 Palestinian…

  • event: Emirates Palace

    The Arts of Islam

    Treasures from the Nasser D. Khalili Collection

    23 Jan 2008
    22 Apr 2008


    Exhibition and Symposium at the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

  • event: Museum of Islamic Art, Qatar

    Beyond Boundaries

    Islamic Art Across Cultures

    1 Dec 2008
    22 Feb 2009

    This exhibition offers the opportunity to look at art across space and through time in the Islamic world, and includes interactions…

  • news: Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFares - 3 reactions

    Pink Sushi

    New fashion, a colorful mix of Emirati visual icons.

    Attempting to express oneself is of course a universal human endeavor. In rather conservative social environments this natural…

  • event: Emirates Palace Auditoriu, Abu Dhabi
    23 Jan 2008


    The Symposium held in association with the exhibition The Arts of Islam: Treasures from the Nasser D. Khalili Collection . Master…

  • Design talk & latest news

    Articles on typography and visual communication in the Middle East

    The Khatt Network for Arabic Typography is a project of the Khatt Foundation, designed as a platform for discussing issues…

  • 24 Aug 2007


    Willem Velthoven interviewing the Typographic Matchmaking Type Designers: Nadine Chahine, Gerard Unger, Tarek Atrissi, Peter Bilak,…

  • event: Beirut

    Home Works IV

    A Forum on Cultural Practices

    12 Apr 2008
    20 May 2008

    Exhibitions, Lectures, Panels, Dance, Performances, Film and Video Screenings, and Publications Venues: Masrah Al Madina (MM) –…