A window on design in the Arab World. Smitshuizen AbiFarès at SPD on 9/5/12.

Contemporary Arabic typography for an open and crosscultural public space. Lebanese designer Huda Smitshuizen AbiFarès presents her platform for cultural…

“The upcoming lecture in the Design Talks 2012 series will be given by Huda Smitshuizen AbiFarès, a Lebanese designer with an international background, founder of the Khatt Foundation, Center for Arabic Typography. On Wednesday 9th May from 18.30 the attention will be focussed on the role of Arabic writing and typography in the development of open public spaces in the contemporary urban context in the Middle East, with the presentation and analisys of several projects…”

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