Fikr trophies become a permanent fixture of Fikr Conferences

21. 11. 2012

What is Thought but a Question? This question was asked last year for the design of Fikr’s annual conference trophies.

Apparently it will ring true every year from now on. With a slight variation in material and sizes, Al Mohtaraf delivered almost 700 pieces in Dubai all packed and ready for distribution at this year’s annual Fikr conference whose name and conference logo was originally designed by Al Mohtaraf.



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Message of the day

Kameel Hawa: Shape of the Word – Arabic Typographic Sculpture for Public Spaces  here.


Beirut sculpture takes center stage and opens the Beirut Art Week in front of Le Grey Hotel in the presence of the artist Kameel Hawa, the Lebanese minister of culture and the the director of the Beirut Art Fair Laure D'Hauteville among others.


On April 13, 2013, Al Mohtaraf Beirut studio will be hosting the launch of the book 'Arabic Type Design for Beginners' from the Khatt foundation. Book your copy:  

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Arabic Calligraphy in Modern art; a case by Kameel Hawa

Mohtaraf will be at the annual 56th Beirut Arab Book Fair with its newest book collection, Stand C28

ISTD awards AlMohtaraf two Certificates of Excellence for the design of the books: