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  • event: khatt kufi & kaffiya

    From Amulet to Art Nouveau

    a Thousand Years of Arab-European Exchange in Printing and Book Design

    24 Aug 2007

    13:50

    The history of printing in the Arab world and Europe is the story of a 500-year exchange of technology, imagery and design. The…

 
  • 24 Aug 2007

    16:10

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

  • Book: Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFares - 6 reactions

    Arabic Typography

    A comprehensive sourcebook

    copyright © Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFarès, 2001 Originally published by Saqi Books, London ISBN 0-86356-347-3 This book is out of…

  • Book: Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFares - 11 reactions

    Typographic Matchmaking

    This book is out of print

    Copyright©2007. Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFares Published by BIS Publishers, Amsterdam. 2007 ISBN 978-90-6369-124-0 To Order it…

  • 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- 2 reactions

    Orientalia : Lead, Light and Letters

    Exhibition on Arabo-Dutch Type Design from the 17th-21st Century.

    A timely and positive way to promote cultural exchange and understanding between the West and the Arab world, and put the topic in…

  • event: khatt kufi & kaffiya

    Writing From The Margins

    Technological Narratives of Arabic Typography

    24 Aug 2007

    Narratives of Arabic typography shift between technological exclusion, historical resistance, and cultural rediscovery. From…

  • Khatt projects

    We live to work!

    Here is an overview of our projects past, present and future.

  • 24 Aug 2007

    10:10

    Cultural survival kits… it would be real nice if we had ready-made ones to give out at the door with simple instruction manuals.…