Why is it so hard to develop Arabic typography?


, ,

Laila Mokdad.jpg

Talk by Laila Mokdad

 .

.

.

Why is it so hard to develop Arabic typography?

Details

Date: 12/3/2016
Originally presented in Dubai
View slides here.
View live video here.

Description

This is an exploration of why Arabic typography is so difficult to develop. We explore the history of the Arabic alphabet, calligraphy styles, the transition into the printing press, and how an Arabic typeface is actually created from start to finish.

Sources & Future References

Contact Info

Instagram: @lailsmo

If you would like to contact the presenter directly, please email us at afikra and we will connect you!