Tarek Atrissi on Al-Jazeera English Television documentary

Blog / 12-03-2014 / No Comments »

Tarek Atrissi was part of the special documentary by Al-Jazeera English Television in "The Listening Post" show; the media critique show of the news channel. The documentary focused on typography and its role in journalism and how it affects the way audiences perceive the news. A selection of ...


SVA New York honors Tarek Atrissi

Blog / 08-26-2014 / No Comments »

We are proud and excited to announce that the School of Visual Arts in New York (SVA) has added Tarek Atrissi to its list of "Notable Alumni". The addition comes as recognition from SVA to the various accomplishments and success of Tarek Atrissi, the school's graduate in 2003 (MFA Design ...


Tarek Atrissi Design featured in TDC’s “Typography 34” annual

Blog / 06-30-2014 / No Comments »

"Typography 34", the annual publication of the Type Directors Club in New York, has featured Tarek Atrissi Design in a full spread in its published book of 2014. This was a result of the honor given to Tarek Atrissi to be part of the judging panel of the 2013 TDC competition in New York, the ...


Design workshop at the Amman Design Institute

Blog / 06-24-2014 / No Comments »

By invitation from the Design Institute Amman in Jordan, Tarek Atrissi conducted a design workshop in Amman, Jordan from 11 to 14 June 2014. The workshop "Arabic Typography in the context of Branding", took place at "Wild Jordan" facilities in Amman with the participation of a group of talented ...


SVA Masters Workshop in Rome, Italy

Blog / 06-11-2014 / No Comments »

For the third time since the start of the program 6 years ago, I have been invited to be part of the School of Visual Arts’ Masters summer workshop in Rome, Italy. The workshop- organized by SVA New York - focuses on design history, theory and practice. The two weeks program encourages ...


Bahrain National Museum Visual Identity

Blog / 12-29-2013 / 2 Comments »

2013 has been a great year for us at Tarek Atrissi Design. We got the chance this past year to work on some fascinating design projects. Several projects were direct commissions by various museums in the Middle East. One of these museums was the Bahrain National Museum, the very first museum that ...


Why design fails: the new 50.000 Lebanese Lira banknote design

Blog / 11-21-2013 / 13 Comments »

To celebrate the 70th anniversary of Lebanon's independence, Lebanon’s Central Bank issued a 50.000 Lebanese Lira banknote, uniquely designed to commemorate the occasion. The new design, released a week before independence day, was heavily criticized by the public, particularly on social media. Most ...


Tarek Atrissi Design featured in “Design Firms Open for Business”

Blog / 06-13-2013 / No Comments »

Tarek Atrissi Design is featured in the design book "Design Firms Open for Business", the latest design book by Lita Talarico and Steven Heller, published by Allworth Press. The book provides insights and images of the inner workings of more than 40 acclaimed design firms from around the world. A ...