30/03 2018

Hello world!

Lots of changes here! As of March 31, 2018 I am no longer employed at Monotype. I’m very excited to be branching out on my own, spending more time designing new Arabic typefaces, and studying for my masters at Cambridge. Lots to do in theREAD MORE

 
23/03 2015

Zapfino Arabic in the news

The release of Zapfino Arabic has had broad coverage (yey!) and here are some of the places where you can catch up:

An interview on Fast Company: How To Redesign An Iconic Typeface For Arabic

A blog post on ilovetypography.com: Climbing Everest

On DigitalArts: Nadine Chahine: “The most important thingREAD MORE

 
21/03 2015

Remembering Samir Kassir: On Arab victimhood and the cult of death

I am ashamed to admit that I never knew of Samir Kassir until after I heard of his assassination. But the beauty of ideas is that they can live on, and that they are immune to car bombs. This article includes an extract from a bookREAD MORE