Monday, January 5, 2015

Arabrew: Can New Typeface Create Arab-Jewish Equality in Israel?

HAARETZ
By Esther Zandberg
Daniel Grumer’s Avraham-Ibrahim typeface. Photo by Daniel Grumer
ISRAEL---Can new typeface create Arab-Jewish equality in Israel? Type designers Liron Lavi Turkenich and Daniel Grumer each designed a new Hebrew-Arabic typeface, and while their solutions are different the objective was the same: to achieve visual coordination, equal visibility and presence and peaceful coexistence between these two languages that share a same space while taking a small step for peace. [link]