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Oct 28, 2016 04:30 PM - 05:30 PM (UTC)
20161028T1630 20161028T1730 UTC Arabic Type education in Marrakesh Brahim Boucheikha co-founded Babelfont, a multicultural design studio focus on multiscript typography. He has spent the past eight-years teaching Arabic typography at ESAV Marrakech (École Supérieur... Conference Hall GRANSHANCairo2016 christina.resch@kochan.de
Brahim Boucheikha co-founded Babelfont, a multicultural design studio focus on multiscript typography. He has spent the past eight-years teaching Arabic typography at ESAV Marrakech (École Supérieure des Arts Visuels). Recently, he assisted with the creation of the university's first master's program in Arabic typography, Branding, and Digital Design. He will present commissioned works in Latin and Arabic script from Babelfont. Additionally, he will discuss the importance of teaching a new generation of graphic and type designers in Morocco.