Sharjah Workshop: Arabic Newspaper Design

 By Tarek Atrissi

 

Abeer Tahlac’s work at the AUS typography workshop given by Tarek Atrissi

Just got back from the American University of Sharjah (AUS) where I gave a lecture and a two days workshop, with emphasis on Arabic Publications design, particularly newspaper design. The idea came as a response of the very classic newspaper main page designs we have in the Arab world, and as a practical challenging experience for students to deal with heavy Arabic text and maintain a newspaper layout yet create an interesting Visual Design. Some images above and below of the outcome and process of the workshop



2 responses to “Sharjah Workshop: Arabic Newspaper Design”

  1. Lien says:

    Hi,
    I just got very intrigued with your postings, I am designer working in Singapore for an Asian Book Publishing company.
    We want to publish a book about urban and environmental typography, would you be interested in contributing?
    I hope to hear from you soon,
    Thank you very much for your time,
    Best regards,

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    Adelien Vandeweghe
    Senior graphic designer

    Page One Publishing Private Limited

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