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Hilmi Al-Tuni, Evoking Popular Arab Culture

Illustration | Lettering | Book Design

Posted by: Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFares, 20 Nov 2014, 12:05

The first in the series Arabic Design Library by Khatt Books.

It is a concise and highly illustrated bilingual account (in both English and Arabic) of one of the Arab World's most prolific and renown illustrator and book designer.

Nasri Khattar, A Modernist Typotect

Fighting Illiteracy with Type Design

Posted by: Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFares, 20 Nov 2014, 12:05

The second in the series Arabic Design Library by Khatt Books.

It is a concise and highly illustrated bilingual account (in English and Arabic) of the Lebanese architect-typographer (a 'typotect') who passionately strove to democratize knowledge: fighting illiteracy with type design.

  • Nasri Khattar is a Lebanese architect-typographer (he called himself a typotect) whose work was motivated by the Arab postcolonial project of modernity. He participated in the language and

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Sculpting Type

An Introduction to CNC Typography

Posted by: Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFares, 20 Nov 2014, 12:04

An essential and inspiring book on 3D Typography that explains the basic and varied manufacturing technologies, among which 3D printing.

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Posted by: Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFares, 28 Feb 2013, 5:45

Typographic Matchmaking in the City is a documentary about an urban typographic research project, shot on several locations in Amsterdam, Dubai (UAE), Sharjah (UAE), Pingjum (Friesland), and Doha (Qatar).

Director & Camera: Jan de Bruin
Producer: Khatt Foundation, Jan de Bruin
Edit: Ans Kanen
Music: Philipp Ernsting