Our third speaker is Yara Khoury Nammour for the July TYPE talk series 'Ladies of Letters.'
Yara Khoury Nammour is an award-winning Lebanese graphic designer, type designer, academic and author. She holds a Master’s Degree in Art and Design at Middlesex University in the UK. She worked as a design director at Al Mohtaraf, between 2001 and 2017. Yara has taught as a part-time instructor in several universities and is currently Assistant Professor of Graphic Design at the American University of Beirut. For 20 years, she has been an inspiring educator whose students have moved on to become some of the most influential Arab type designers in the world today. In addition to publishing articles on Arabic type design, Yara authored the book, “Nasri Khattar: A Modernist Typotect,” published in 2014.
Stay tuned for this live TYPE talk with Yara on Saturday, July 18 at 8:00 PM on Instagram!