type systems


A type system is a collection of typefaces or families which are designed to relate to each-other in ways which may include weight, width, construction, proportion and style.

Articles 2

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
Greta Arabic is the counterpart of Greta Sans type system. This text is a reflection on the journey of creating and developing the first Arabic type system of this scale .
Typeface stories · · English

Blogs 4

The rounded sibling of Kanun and Arabic counterpart of Typotheque's October.
22 May 2017
Kanun is an Arabic signage type family carefully crafted to also handle long texts.
7 April 2017
We are noticing lately that our fonts are becoming popular in children's books and publications. It is particularly exciting to know our fonts feel familiar, clear and easily readable for children.
3 March 2016
Greta Arabic is an unprecedented typeface family available in 39 styles, exploring new territories in Arabic type.
15 October 2015

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TPTQ Arabic creates custom fonts and typefaces for corporate branding and identity projects. We offer tailor-made multilingual type solutions for a variety of languages and applications.