Workshops

Play with Typography

October 2019

    Brief

    Do you see yourself as a creative designs enthusiast? Do you have a fascination with graphics and typography? At “Play with Typography” workshop, participants will explore new horizons of creative typography, play using various letterforms, and different compositions printed in a fun and goal-oriented style. 

    Workshop Outputs

    • Extend the theoretical and practical skills of participants in looking at typography as explorable forms rather than readable letters.

    • Broaden participants horizons on creative uses of typography in illustrating, and as a powerful visual language 

    Workshop Outline

    o Day 1 

    Lecture on how typography can serve as a visual language, presenting case studies related to the task and sharing them on the playful potentials of typography.

     Question and answer about the task.

     Participants will commence the task with the help of the instructor to identify each concept of project direction.

    o Day 2

    Work design session, with individual feedback sessions provided by the instructor.

    Completion of the project and individual presentation of each project developed in the workshop.

    Speakers

    Tarek Atrissi

    Tarek Atrissi is a Dutch -Lebanese Graphic designer and typographer running his internationally acknowledge design studio based in Barcelona, Spain.…