This Weeks Recommended Viewing - Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFarès: Winning the Match
22nd September, 2011
Typographer, graphic designer, researcher, and writer Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFarès is the founder of the Khatt Foundation, Center for Arabic Typography, which is dedicated to advancing design research and typography in the Middle East, North Africa, and their diaspora.
The Amsterdam-based expert for bilingual typographic research and design—whose project Typographic Matchmaking in the City is featured in Gestalten's Arabesque 2: Graphic Design from the Arab World and Persia—talks about the relationships between Arab and Latin typography, typography and architecture, as well as the visual musicality of calligraphy.
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Source: Gestalten TV