Abstracting Arabic Letterforms

Khatt Foundation Workshop_ Part of May Design Month

3 mai 2013

Workshop leader: Lara Assouad Khoury

This workshop is an invitation to explore the icon/symbol potential of individual Arabic letterforms through abstraction.

Tabati Typeface_Letter Ha - Tabati Typeface, a diecut of the Letter Ha, by Lara Assouad Khoury Lara Assouad


The Abstracting Arabic Letterforms explores the abstract potential of individual Arabic letterforms.
— It starts by first examining the rich variations in shape of the Arabic alphabet throughout the major calligraphic styles.
— Then each participant would choose a style and one or two letters to begin their abstraction. 

Workshop fees: AED150 per person.
To register, please contact Lara Assouad Khoury

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