Panel Discussion

Revealing Recording Reflecting : Concluding Panel

Panel 6/6 of the Revealing Recording Reflecting research project on women graphic designers from the SWANA region.

19 May 2022

The panel discussion, a hybrid format: onsite (Berlin) / online (world)

Please join us by registering to the zoom link by clicking here

A discussion with Dr. Huda AbiFarès with Dr Yasmine Nachabe Taan, Dr Bahia Shehab, and Soukeina Hachem.

The panel reflects on the research thus far and summarizes the issues discussed in the previous panels. Moreover during the panel discussion the exhibition in progress, the collected material and research process, will be evaluated and the strategies for developing the publication will be discussed.

The panel addresses the future of the project as a means for archiving, further collecting and disseminating this research, and the best practices to keep it an open and on-going educational resource. The panel invites the audience to actively participate in the discussion and to contribute, material, ideas and suggestions in the hope of further developing the content and broadening the network.

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The project was initiated by:
Dr. Huda AbiFarès, Dr. Bahia Shehab and Anja Lutz.

Lead researchers:
Dr. Huda AbiFarès, Dr. Yasmine Nachabe Taan, Dr. Bahia Shehab, and Soukeina Hachem.

The exhibition is co-curated by:
Anja Lutz (A—Z Presents) & Dr. Huda AbiFarès (Khatt Foundation).
The related exhibition runs until 19 May 2022 at A—Z Presents, Torstrasse 93, Berlin
Exhibition is open Thursdays from 13:00— 19:00, or by appointment.

Guest contributing researchers include:
Dr. Azadeh Fatehrad, Hala Al-Ani, Sahar Khraibani, Fatma Mansour, Sara Abu Ghazal, Noha Abou-Khatwa, Yara Khoury Nammour, Basma W. Hamdy, Lina Ghaibeh, Deena Mohamed, Sara Rizkallah, Dr. Roshanak Keyghobadi, Ghalia Elsrakbi, Dina Benbrahim and Maya Moumne. In addition to contributions made by numerous designers featured in the research.

A comprehensive publication will follow, edited by Dr. Huda AbiFarès, and published by Khatt Books in 2023. 

This project is generously supported by:
Khatt Foundation ( @khattfoundation, Khatt Books ( @khatt_books, The Arab Fund For Arts and Culture (AFAC) (, The Arab Council for Social Sciences (ACSS) ( through The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation ( @acss_org, and A—Z Presents (, and Khatt Chronicles @khatt_chronicle.