Sara Mansour's Ila'l Amam Type Family Typography

Sara Mansour Presents The Ila'l Amam Type Family Typography

Sara Mansour, the architect of the highlighted project Typography :Ila'l Amam Type Family by Sara Mansour points out, “Ila’l Amam” is an Arabic type family developed from a mixture of the first display types ever created – Fat Faces, as well as vintage Iranian Kufic scripts of the 11th century, combining them all into an italicized/oblique format. "Ila'l Amam" consists of display types used for large-scale purposes as the letters are highly stylized and characterized by having a stark contrast between thick and thin strokes. The fascination behind an italicized/oblique typeface came from the lack of one in any Arabic type, as Arabic maybe considered having a purely Italic format from the start..

Sara Mansour's Ila'l Amam Type Family Typography Images:

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