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Arabic music meets Arabic calligraphy

Blog / 05-14-2013 / No Comments »

By Tarek Atrissi I have worked recently on designing a visual identity for Salon Joussour, a music event taking place in Korzo theater in The Hague in the Netherlands and consisting of six episodes ranging between concerts, workshops and lectures. Salon Jourssour's aim is to create a kaleidoscope ...


Logo and typography design for Jeem TV; the new branding for Al Jazeera Children Channel

Blog / 04-23-2013 / No Comments »

by Tarek Atrissi After several month of hard work, the new branding for al-Jazeera's Children Channel (JCC) saw the light, under the new name: Jeem Television - تلفزيون جيم. I have been privileged to be involved in this project right from the brainstorming phase for finding the channel's ...


Interview for Al Jazeera TV

Blog / 03-23-2013 / No Comments »

by Tarek Atrissi Last week I was interviewed by Al Jazeera TV network in my office in holland. The interview is part of a special documentary the major Arab satellite network is producing. Details to come soon; photos of the making of the interview are shown in this post. The interview focused on ...


V&A Museum Exhibition Graphics

Blog / 03-08-2013 / 3 Comments »

By Tarek Atrissi Over a period of 10 month, I was involved in one of the most exciting design projects I have worked on to date. The Victoria & Albert museum commissioned us at Tarek Atrissi Design to produce the graphics for their first major contemporary photography exhibition about the ...


Fikr Conference Visual Identity

Blog / 03-06-2013 / No Comments »

by Tarek Atrissi Every year, the Arab Thoughts Foundation hosts FIKR, an annual conference that takes place in a different Arab capital, and during which thinkers, researchers, decision-makers and intellectuals from across the Arab world meet to treat a major subject or pressing issue facing the ...


Judging the TDC competition in New York

Blog / 01-06-2013 / No Comments »

by Tarek Atrissi I am very honored to be one of the judges for the 59th TDC Annual International Communication Design competition, TDC59. The judging will take place in New York in January 2013. The yearly competition organized by the Type Directors Club has been an internationally ...


Typeface Design for STC, Saudi Telecom Group

Blog / 03-15-2012 / No Comments »

We have designed a new typeface for the Saudi Telecom Group, STC. The bilingual font, Arabic and Latin, is a key component of the branding of STC and was designed in 4 weights (Light, Regular, Bold and Italics). The font is highly visible in Saudi Arabia, as part of the advertising campaigns for STC in ...


Lectures and Workshops in New York, Dubai, Holland, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Portugal & Lebanon

Blog / 03-14-2012 / 3 Comments »

My schedule for the upcoming period is very active! I will be participating at international design conferences and events all around the world, where I will be giving lectures and workshops focused on Arabic Design and Typography. This is a chance to advocate and share my research and design work ...