News related to the interests of the Khatt design community posted in 2011
DIN Text Arabic
A new font release
For the first time, the competitive DIN Text Pro family is enhanced with Arabic.
Swiss designers win 1st prize
Al Asma-ol-hosna poster competition, Iran
Swiss designer's Sabina Oberholtzer & Renato Tagli receive the first prize for their contribution to the Iranian poster competition and exhibition Al Asma-ol-Hosna.
Khatt Language Day 2010
Collection of images from Khatt members to celebrate the UNESCO International International Mother Language Day 2010. Send us your version, in your VOICE and LANGUAGE. Upload your designs and choose...
The Nubian Language
Nubian (NOBIIN): a language of Sudan Region: Northern Sudan, between Dongola and the Egyptian border, Wadi Halfa, Khashim el Ghirba. Also spoken in Egypt. Alternate names: MAHAS-FIADIDJA, MAHAS
Introduction for the new Nubian alphabet
The people of Meroe had their own language, called Meroitic. It is one of only a few known ancient languages that have not yet been deciphered. Archaeologists believe that the Meroitic people first...
Khatt projects featured in frieze magazine
Khatt Foundation exhibition "Off The…
If you are interested in getting more information on the exhibition The Future of Tradition — Tradition of Future in Munich, you might like to visit the site where the film made by the German TV...
Khatt & Concrete Carpet
Letters Off the Page in The National (press)
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...