31/12 2011

Ending the year on a very high note!

Have to spill it out: I’m in Megg’s History of Graphic Design!!! I am sooo thrilled, excited, honored, and deeply humbled to be included in this book:

“This is the unrivaled, comprehensive, and award-winning reference tool on graphic design recognized for publishing excellence by the AssociationREAD MORE

6/11 2011

To give a voice

This is the title of Linotype’s Fonts in Focus 9 which showcased the An-Nahar project from earlier this year. I am super happy with what Magma has designed and you should definitely check it out! You can get the printed version here.

5/11 2011

Arabic text for type specimens

I was looking yesterday at the specimens of some of the recent Arabic type design projects and was seriously disappointed with the choice of texts. Here are a few tips for non-Arabic speakers who are designing Arabic type specimens:

- Online translation tools rarely give grammaticallyREAD MORE