Image: maha alkhalawi 28 Mar 2013
Pattern design from participant Maha AlKhalawi at the Khatt Foundation workshop "Arabic Lettering & Ornament" at Design Days Dubai 2013.
With a great interest in graphic design, typography and calligraphy, Maha Alkhalawi has always enjoyed the iterations of communication design.
Maha graduated in 2006 with a BA in Graphic Design from Dar Al Hekma college in Jeddah, KSA. After working for five years in Jeddah in branding and publishing, she decided to pursue a Masters degree in Communication Design and The Creative Economies from Kingston University London.
She is currently starting her own design brand, soon to be announced, and is interested in start-ups, collaborations, and projects that will push the envelope of design and innovation in the Middle East.