So I finally managed to work on my own identity, and i think I have reached something satisfactory, with a minimalist typographic icon of my name in arabic. This is still work in progress, but no harm in sharing for some feedback.
“The international society of typographic designers, ISTD, is a professional body run by and for typographers, graphic designers and educators. the Society has an international membership, and its aims are to establish and maintain standards of typography and to provide a forum for debate.”
The Society holds an “Annual Student Assessment Scheme”, for those who complete successfully become a member of the ISTD.
In Spring 08, my senior year at NDU, our class applied to the contest, and I chose the project “Once i lived in Capitals”, to present.
The project brief was to design a collect-able publication about the English Poet “Roger Mcgough”. Below are the strategy and publication presented. Read the rest of this entry »