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Yara Khoury Nammour

Graduated from Notre Dame University, Lebanon, with a BA in Graphic Design and later acquired an MA with distinction at Middlesex University, London. She is the design director of Al Mohtaraf ( design house, where she designs and produces major corporate identities for the Arab world, corporate publications, books, magazines and Arabic typefaces. She also teaches graphic design at two major universities in Lebanon, LAU and NDU. Published work in several international design books. Winner of an ISTD premium award and D&AD 2005 in-book award for best designed books. Participated as a jury member in the D&AD awards and is a regular jury member in ISTD’s student assessment scheme.

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  • image: KhaJag Apelian, Yara Khoury Nammour, Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFares

    Sample Arabic typefaces: by Khajag Apelian (left) and Yara Khoury (right).

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    Samples words of Tabboush Font. Work in progress, Yara Khoury 2012.

  • image: Yara Khoury Nammour, Mamoun Ahmed

    Al-Yawm font characteristics and samples of it printed in the Al-Ayam newspaper. Designed by Yara Khoury and Mamoun Ahmad.…

  • image: Yara Khoury Nammour, Mamoun Ahmed, Ahmad Osman

    Samples of the Al-Shams font in use in the newspaper Al-Shams. (Al-Mohtaraf, 19xx)

  • image: Yara Khoury Nammour, Greta Khoury

    Sample text of the SHB font in 3 weights. (Al Mohtaraf, 19xx).

  • image: Yara Khoury Nammour, Mamoun Ahmed, Kameel Hawa

    Type specimen sheet and text typesetting sample of the award-winning Midan font. (Designed by: Kameel Hawa, in collaboration with…

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    Sample text of the Beiruty font. (Designed by Yara Khoury & ... 19xx).

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    Book cover and specimen sheet of the Dara Font (19xx).

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