Netherlands


The Netherlands is a country in Western Europe, often referred to as Holland.

Books 1

This book is investigating new approaches for Arab / Latin 3-dimensional lettering in public space.

Articles 2

It is time for a new era in Arabic Type Design. An era in which the script is the source of typographic information. What we ask for may sound obvious and it is. Understanding the script then moving to type is nowhere near innovative. In Arabic however - contrary to popular belief - this bridge has not yet been made.
Essays · 17 June 2017 · English
ATDB or Arabic Type Design - Beirut is the first intensive program entirely dedicated to Arabic type design. Its first rendition took place between July 11th and August 19th 2016. Below is an account of why the program came about and how it happened.
Essays · 25 October 2016 · English

Blogs 2

Dutch Alphabets is a compendium of lettering pieces curated by Mathieu Lommen and Peter Verheul, printed in a limited edition of 225 copies.
29 February 2016
LUST design studio uses Greta Arabic in the Museum of the Future at the World Governmental Summit in Dubai.
18 February 2016

Authors 2

Kristyan Sarkis is a Lebanese-born type and graphic designer living in The Netherlands. He holds a BA in Graphic Design and an MA in Type and Media fr...
Peter Biľak was born in Czechoslovakia and lives in the Netherlands. He works in the field of editorial, graphic, and type design, teaches at the Roya...