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Reza Abedini

Identity and Definition
Posted by Gestalten—05/2012

For Tehran-born and Amsterdam-based designer, Reza Abedini, graphic design is not merely a visual art form but "a value". Combining traditional and contemporary types in his own body of worklogos, posters, corporate identities and three-dimensional designsfor more than 20 years, he is also teaching as professor of graphic design. In our Gestalten.tv feature, he gives insight into the merits of Arabesque 2: Graphic Design from the Arab and Persian World, why there is a "useless distance between the letters" in western printing and how to find one's own visual identity these days.

Arabesque 2

Posted by Gestalten—04/2016

Huda Smitshuijzen AbiFarès

Winning the Match
Posted by Gestalten—09/2011

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.

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Dayangsanghoi by TUNEplanning

The Ceiling of the South Korean Lounge Features Tree Rings Made from Plywood
Posted by Gestalten—04/2016

The Intelligent Lifestyle Magazine

Editor Francesco Franchi Reveals His Secrets to Succes
Posted by Gestalten—04/2016

Meet Rich and Jules of Home Sweet Van

The Two Have Recently Embarked on a Year-Long Trip with their Trusted Sprinter
Posted by Gestalten—04/2016

The Post-War Beauty of Bar Herzog

Build_Inc. Preserved Mid-Century Modernism in Munich
Posted by Gestalten—04/2016

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