Calligrapher / Designer / Teacher
Hussein Alazaat is a multi-disciplinary designer, instructor, Arabic calligraphy artist, and typography enthusiast from Jordan. He founded ALAZAAT Design Studio in Amman and offered his services to various clients in diverse industries around the world. Hussein focuses on the research as a tool to empower his belief in Arabic letters utilization in brands and products; he also emphasizes a contemporary treatment in his typographic art projects.
He received his first inspiration from children's books and magazines, and was influenced by the late Egyptian designer and artist Mohieddien El-Labbad, And in his design space in Amman, he is accumulating a vital chronicle of Arab publications and rare prints, the collection serves the purpose of archiving and sharing knowledge’s aspirations.
Through the past years, Hussein has conducted several workshops in calligraphy and design, and lectured for schools and universities in Jordan and abroad. He also exhibited his projects and artworks in various Art galleries and International design events.
In 2012, he co-founded 'Wajha', a social/cultural/design initiative to help small businesses and shop owners who are in need of free-of-charge branding works for their shops. And by the beginning of 2018,
Hussein graduated from Amman Graphic Arts School and earned a Graphic Design Diploma from London Art College via distance learning.
Link to Hussein Alazaat’s portfolio