Fresco Arabic Wins TCD2 2008 Award

For excellence in Typeface Design

29 Jul 2008
22 Aug 2008
  • 18:00 -17:30
  • TCD
  • 127 West 25th Street, 8th Flo or, NY 10001 New York

Congratulations to our Khatt members Lara Assouad-Khoury and Fred Smeijers for their achievement!

The Fresco Arabic Font designed and developed by Lara Assouad-Khoury and Fred Smeijers, wins the Type Directors Club in New York's TDC2 2008 award for excellence in Typeface design.

frescomatchmaking3.jpg - The Award winning Fresco Arabic font, designed by Khatt members Lara Assouad Khoury and Fred Smeijers.

The winning entries for the TDC Competitions, TDC54 and TDC2 2008, in typographic and typeface design, will be published in a book Typography 29: the Annual of the Type Directors Club available at the end of 2008. The work will be exhibited at The One Club in New York, from Tuesday 29 July 2008 – Friday 22 August 2008.

Read more about the font design in the Projects: Typographic Matchmaking 01 section of this site.

The One Club, 21 East 26th Street (between Madison and Fifth Aves) 5th floor, New York. Monday – Thursday, 10:00 am – 5:30 pm; Friday, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Opening Date and Time
6:00–8:00pm Tuesday 29 July 2008