Faculty

Faculty
Graphic Design
May 29, 2019

Fashion Trust Arabia, the non-profit fashion fund launched last year to support Arab designers in the Middle East and North Africa, announced six winners of its inaugural prize March 28th.

 

Salim Azzam, an instructor in the graphic design department, was a winner in the ready-to-wear category. The FTA judging panel included 25 industry veterans, among them Net-a-Porter founder and now managing partner at VC firm Imaginary Dame Natalie Massenet; Valentino creative director Pierpaolo Piccioli; designer Victoria Beckham; and Moncler chairman and chief executive Remo Ruffini.

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Fine Arts
May 29, 2019

Hannibal Srouji recently exhibited “Sky is the Limit” at the Al Markhiya Gallery in Doha, Qatar from March 19th till May 17th. The space was dominated with the vast bright canvases with blotches of dark colors.  

 

Srouji compares his big paintings to a dream or life as we tend to want peace, purity and serenity however we are always faced with something that will disturb the smooth flow.

 

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Students
Graphic Design
April 04, 2019

The new course of “Graphic Design in the Middle East” aims to explain various graphic design works from the Middle East and to examine the evolving design styles and their relationship to economy, technology and pop culture in the Middle East. Through field trips, students were able to fully examine traditional and contemporary graphic design work in or about the Middle East and North Africa region.

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Faculty
Graphic Design
February 14, 2019

Meet Joan Baz, whenever she is not at LAU giving courses in animation, illustration or other graphic design related subjects, you can find her in her design studio Cardamon working on one of her many exciting projects.

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Faculty
Fashion Design
January 10, 2019

Angelique Sabounjinan, instructor at the fashion design department is on the path of changing the current perception of the modeling industry and is surely challenging all notions in our markets with the aim creating awareness around openness and acceptance

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Faculty
Fine Arts
November 20, 2018

Our very own Arwa Seifeddine is a staple in the Fine Arts program, she is one of the longest serving faculty in the DA&D. She joined LAU in 1984, back when it was still called BUC. Other than a remarkable professor, Arwa’s work is continuously featured and displayed in both local and international solo or collective exhibits, dating back to her first solo exhibition held at the UNESCO Palace in Paris in 1988.

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Faculty
Graphic Design
November 10, 2018

Alumnus and instructor Bahij Jaroudi’s skills has won him many awards including the 2015 Mahmoud Kahil Award for best graphic illustrator in the Arab world and the 2013 KITABI Award for Arab Children's Literature.

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