In the Press

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Eye Magazine Blog Post:

“Li Beirut is a unique font – made in a week by 160 type designers – to support victims of last month’s Beirut blast. Nadine Chahine writes for Eye about her Letters of Hope project.”


“Beirut-born award winning Lebanese type designer Dr. Nadine Chahine has launched a campaign made of love with letters of hope for a city ravaged, her city.”

Dezeen Feature:

“Global designers collaborate on Li Beirut typeface to support victims of blast. Beirut-born type designer Nadine Chahine has commissioned a typeface from contributors including Erik Spiekermann and Mamoun Sakkal to raise funds for victims of the devastating explosion in Beirut.”

Print Magazine Feature:

“Today, type designer Nadine Chahine debuted a brilliant project to bring aid to her native city following the devastating blast that killed more than 177 and left an estimated 300,000 homeless. In just one week, Chahine curated Li Beirut, a typeface composed of more than 300 glyphs drawn by 157 designers. The list of contributors is a powerhouse of industry minds.”