Writing and its artistic design has a long tradition in Islamic cultures. Calligraffiti builds on this, but simultaneously, breaks the rules of calligraphy. In playful activities you can trace this development together and create your own typefaces.

The exercise consists of four parts.

Total of 90 minutes

Three persons or more

Picture Viewing with Discussion


Taking Pictures


International Culture


Material for working online

for part 1

for part 1

for part 1

Picture credits

Picture 1: © Philipp Zobel
Picture 2: © Parastou Forouhar / Galerie Karin Sachs
Picture 3: © Philipp Zobel

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