Speaker Naïma Ben Ayed
Naïma Ben Ayed is an independent type and graphic designer from France who is currently based in London, UK. In Ben Ayed’s practice, Arabic and Latin type design and visual communication sit at the same desk. Holding a Master’s in type design from Estienne School in Paris, Ben Ayed has designed fonts for Arabic, Tifinagh, and Latin. She is also the designer of the award-winning custom font Intel Clear Arabic. Ben Ayed regularly leads type design and digital lettering workshops and is particularly interested in opening up the discipline to novice audiences.