Evolution Of Arabic Typography

Exploring the evolution of Arabic typography from its origin as carved symbols to the beautiful cursive styles found today.

The main focus is on the evolution of the alphabet and how the invention of new technologies pushes written languages into something altogether new. The pieces tell a story through comparative contrast and transitions.

as seen on Aesthetica Magazine

Typography is the art and technique of arranging forms to make written language legible, reading and appealing. It has developed rapidly over the last few years through the experimentation of digital drawings, graphic design and infographics. This project explores the evolution of Arabic typography from angular Phoenician texts to the current cursive Arabic scripts as well as digital age calligraphy.