Tasmeem Doha 2017 Catalogue

  • Art Direction, Publication design
  • Biennial International Art & Design Conference
  • VCUarts Qatar
  • 11.69 x 16.53 inches, 104 pages
  • Glossy 150 gsm + Laminated cover
  • Doha, Qatar
  • 2019

Publisher: VCUarts Qatar
Year published: 2019
Binding: Softcover, laminated
Stock: Glossy 150 gsm
Dimensions: 11.69 x 16.53 inches
Pages: 104

Catalogue for Tasmeem Doha 2017: Analogue Living in a Digital World conference; Art Direction, Design, Publication. Published in 2019 and features transcripts, documentation and archival content from the conference.

The multiyear project included creative direction and design for website, printed program and catalogue, signage, environmental graphics, video, promotional material, and merchandise– working closely with the VCUQatar communications team.

Awarded as both AIGA 50 Books | 50 Covers of 2019
Featured in: Bi-Scriptual- Typography and Graphic Design with Multiple Script Systems

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Tasmeem Doha, which launched in 2004, is hosted by VCUarts Qatar, it is a biennial international art and design conference that attracts prominent speakers and artists from all over the world. Tasmeem is the Arabic word for ‘Design’. Tasmeem addresses contemporary topics on art and design, and brings together international designers, artists, academics, students and industry professionals. Over the years, the ambitious and timely themes of Tasmeem have gained widespread attention and praise, while fostering partnerships that enhance the educational, creative and cultural vitality of Qatar and beyond.

Tasmeem Doha 2017 Credits:
Web development: Bo Peng & Jackson Cantor
Typography: 29LT Zeyn, 29LT Kaff by 29Letters Type Foundry
Author/Editor: Hallema Sharif; Mike Gallagher
Photographer: Raviv Cohen ; Leila Nasteh ; Penumbra (polaroids)
Production Director: Margarita Zuniga
Production Coordinator: Sara J Shaaban
Arabic Proofreading: Nadia Y Abudayeh, Sara J Shaaban
Arabic Translation: Nadia Y Abudayeh, Adel Awad
Conference Co-Chairs: Marco Bruno, John D. Freyer, Michael Perrone
Special thanks: Dean Akel Kahera, Margarita Zuniga, VCUQatar Communications, Sara J Shaaban, Haya S Daher, Moza Al-Suwaidi, Isabelle St. Louis, Ashley Layne Dow Burton, Polie Campiteli, Maya Roeder, Habeeb Mohammed Abu-Futtaim, Davis Scherer, Mia Navarro, Julia Straley

Conference catalogue, front/back cover, Tasmeem Doha 2017

Conference catalogue, spread, Tasmeem Doha 2017

Conference catalogue, spread, Tasmeem Doha 2017

Conference catalogue, spread, Tasmeem Doha 2017

Conference catalogue, spread, Tasmeem Doha 2017