News related to the interests of the Khatt design community posted in 2011
Event: Amsterdam, Dubai, Paris, Beirut
Typographic Matchmaking in the City project1Feb 20094Feb 2011
The Khatt Foundation , curated by Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFares, is launching the Typographic Matchmaking sequel — Typographic Matchmaking in the City V2.0 project — which focuses on typography’s use in...
Typographic Matchmaking in the City at Art Dubai…
Presentation - Film screening - Book signing
Join us for this event at the Art Park on Saturday 19 March. Art Park Talks with Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFarès
Event: De Balie
Typographic Matchmaking in the City Public…4Feb 2011
http://digitaleeditie.nrc.nl/digitaleeditie/NH/2011/1/20110204___/1_11/index.html Location: De Balie, Grote Zaal, Amsterdam Language: English Free Entrance. Reservation is required. RSVP: khatt.
Image: mohamed Gaber 12 Mar 2011
كن مع الثورة ضد الطائفية
'Be with the revolution, not sectarianism', by Mohamed Gaber .
Event: Palazzo Lucarini Contemporary
THE PEOPLE WANT TO OVERTHROW THE REGIME17Mar 201117Apr 2011
THE PEOPLE WANT TO OVERTHROW THE REGIME At three in the morning, on February 12th, 2011 at Midan al-Tahrir in Cairo, while the Egyptian people were still celebrating the news of the stepping down of...
Story of a font, designed by khtt member Yanone
An interview with the designer is planned to appear in on Khtt.net as the first of the series Design Profiles as of Spring 2011 ... so stay tuned. http://amman-the-ffilm.com/main.php 21 minute...
Event: ART DUBAI
Typographic Matchmaking in the City at Art Dubai…19Mar 2011
Art Park Talks on Saturday 19 March. Location: Art Park. Speaker: Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFares
Event: Beirut Art Center (BAC)
Typographic Matchmaking in the City at Beirut Art…11Apr 2011
Speaker: Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFares, Film Maker: Jan de Bruin Film Screening:19:00 - 19:45 Presentation: 20:00 - 20:45 Book Signing: 21:00 - 22:00 Language: English, Free Entrance. RSVP: khatt.
Winning the Match / Huda Smitshuijzen Abifarès
Video interview on Gestalten.TV
Gestalten video interview about the Khatt Foundation's Typographic Matchmaking project, Arabic fonts and calligraphy.
INSPIRE / Huda Smitshuijzen Abifarès
Design Indaba video interview at What Design Can Do 2011
Design thinking is important for innovation in traditional scripts.
The 'Typographic Matchmaking in the City'
In case you cannot see here go to link on vimeo: https://vimeo.com/48810377
Khabsa: Work in Progress Exhibition25Oct 20113Nov 2011
Opening reception 6:30pm, Tuesday 25th of October 2011, at the Small Gallery, Tashkeel, Nad Al Sheba Exhibition runs from 25th October to 3rd November 2011 Location: Intersection street 5 and...
Event: Tashkeel, Pavillion Downtown Dubai
Khatt Foundation Type Design Workshop21Oct 201125Oct 2011
5-Day workshop || 3-Day Lecture Series by several renowned Arab designers Workshop leaders: Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFares, Lara Assouad Khoury, Pascal Zoghbi Guest speakers: Wissam Shawkat, Sheikha Bin...
Event: MoMA PS1
Khatt Foundation's Typographic Matchmaking in…29Sep 20112Oct 2011
Date: Sunday, 2 October 2011, 12:00-13:00 Location: The Classroom, Gallery U (3rd Floor) A curated series of informal conversations, workshops, readings and other artist-led programs, with continuous...
Event: Type Directors Club
Monumental Typography for Public Space4Oct 2011
Lecture at the Type Directors Club Salon Date: Tuesday, 4 October 2011, 19:00–20:00 (doors open at 18.30) Location: TDC, 347 West 36th Street, Suite 603, NY 10018, New York http://tdc.org
Event: Haus der Kunst
Letters Off the Page @ Haus der Kunst, Munich17Sep 20109Jan 2011
The Khatt Foundation's design installation (curated by Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFares) at the Haus der Kunst in Munich, Germany, was part of the larger exhibition Future of Tradition – Tradition of...
Khatt Foundation on the Rolling Stone's Top…