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Tarek Atrissi on Al-Jazeera English Television documentary

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 docume...

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SVA New York honors Tarek Atrissi

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...

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

"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...


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Design workshop at the Amman Design Institute

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 Typogr...

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SVA Masters Workshop in Rome, Italy

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. Th...

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Bahrain National Museum Visual Identity

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...


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Why design fails: the new 50.000 Lebanese Lira banknote design

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....

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

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...

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10 years after: the 10 things I learned in my graduate studies at SVA

By Tarek Atrissi It is hard to believe that it has been 10 years since I graduated from SVA, the School of Visual Arts in New York. In 2003, I earned my MFA in Design...


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Arabic music meets Arabic calligraphy

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 Netherland...

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

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 - تلفز...

Interview for Al Jazeera TV

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 satellit...


V&A Museum Exhibition Graphics

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 c...

Fikr Conference Visual Identity

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...

Judging the TDC competition in New York

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...


Typeface Design for STC, Saudi Telecom Group

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...

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

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...

Bilingual book design: “We’ll make our homes here: Sudan at the Referendum”

Editorial and book design is a discipline we very much enjoy working in, particularly because it embodies every designer's passion for printed matters and tactile...