EDUCATION


Bachelor of Arts

(Concentration of Graphic Design; Comunication and Media Arts, Journalism and Mass Communication), The American University in Cairo (AUC)


WORK EXPERIENCE


Lead Designer & Researcher at TYPElab

(March 2019 - Present), Freelance


Senior Branding Designer, Mint&Co

(May 2019 - June 2020), Full Time

Project Manager, Designer & Researcher at Encyclopedia of Arabic Letters

(January 2017 - Present), Freelance

Teacher Assistant at The American University in Cairo (AUC)

(February 2017 - December 2018), Seasonal

Assisted on the following courses
Typography III:

This course covers the elements of Arabic typefaces and Arabic type design, their aesthetics, and functional strengths. The students learn how to design Arabic typefaces and communicate an idea by using Arabic type.

Typography I:

This course is an introduction to and experimentation with different aspects of Latin and Arabic typography. it addresses letterforms and their legibility, visual organization, classification, and text applications.

Analogue & Digital Practices:

This introductory studio course introduces students to the foundations of design in a cross-disciplinary environment through various media forms. Understanding the creative potential visual research holds, students undertake a continuous visual research project throughout the course.

History of Graphic Design in Arab World:

Exploring a relatively new field in the region, this course explores the history of graphic design in the Arab world by looking at the rise of different newspapers, magazines, and packaging design from the turn of the century until today.

Thesis II:

This second phase of your year-long project develops out of the research begun during Thesis I. It is the phase during which students channel the many strands explored in their research documents towards a final design project to be presented as their Thesis design project

FREELANCE


PUBLICATION

Book Designer, At the Corner of a Dream

(August 2019)

Book Design:  
Sarah Shebl
Book Cover:
Bahia Shehab

Research Assistant & Book Designer, History of Arab Graphic Design (Coming Soon)


Research Assistants: Sarah Shebl,Seham Sultan, Malak Shouman, Farah Anwar, Mirna Noaman, Yasser Nazmy
Book Designers:
Sarah Shebl, Ahmad Helmi

Book Cover:
Bahia Shehab


POSTER

Wasla Poster

(August 7, 2017)

Woman

(August 7, 2017)
BRANDING

Most.

(December 2019)

Tarazi

(Work in progress)

Farha

(March 2019)

Black Diamond

(June 2017)

Mobtadyan 

(March 2017)


TYPOGRAPHY

Azza Fahmy

(January 2020)

Neamat, Pendant Design

(December 2019)



WORKSHOPS


Tutor, Wall of Art workshop, AUC

(May, 2019)

Student, Arabic Type Design Beirut (ATDB)

(May 2016 - June 2016)

Student, ArtZone EG

(May 2008 - February 2012)


INTERNSHIP


Intern, Content Creator, Qahera Wal Nas (July 1, 2015 - July 24, 2015)
Intern, Creative Department, Fortune Promo Seven (FP7)

(July 1, 2014 - July 29, 2014)

Intern, Account Management, Fortune Promo Seven (FP7)

(June 1, 2014 - June 29, 2014)