VISUAL DESIGN LAB LECTURE SERIES 1
Cross-Cultural Logo Design with Wissam Shawkat
1:15 PM, March 7 & 9
Visual Design Lab, C3-112
Born in Basra in 1974, Wissam Shawkat is an award-winning artist, calligrapher, and designer based in Dubai. His impressive client list includes names such as Ethiad Museum Dubai, Rolex, Chopard, Abu Dhabi Media, and Dubai Mall. In 2003 he designed his eponymous Arabic Script Al Wissam. His ‘calligraforms’ have been displayed in art galleries all over the world.
A longtime friend of NYUAD, Wissam will deliver a lecture and workshop on Arabic English logo design matchmaking.