A multi-script display typeface for popular culture


During the 1960s and 1970s a genre of filmmaking emerged in Iran, which was commonly known as FilmFarsi. The main focus of the films produced in this period was on popular

A multi-script text family

for news


Designing Lida has been a unique opportunity to learn the foundations from those that I have always admired. It has given me a new perspective on typeface design and the

My personal collection contains of Latin and non-Latin publications from 1639 up to the present day. However, the main focus is given to Persian publications outside Iran –particularly in Europe, India, Turkey and Egypt.

I intend to gradually introduce


Lida receives an honourable mention by the jury.

Pangramme 2016

Lorraine Fine Art School, Metz


Lida receives an honourable mention by the jury.


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