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Yusef Alahmad is a graphic designer‭ ‬and‭ ‬artist based in Washington, DC‭. He completed‭ ‬his MFA degree in graphic design at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco in December‭ ‬2016‭, ‬and his thesis explored‭ ‬‘Graphic Design Standards and intellectual property rights in Saudi Arabia'. ‬
      He is currently an independent designer‭, ‬alternating between graphic design projects‭, and art commissions‭. His work has been exhibited in numerous‭ ‬shows around the world‭.

Exhibits

Huroof: Arabic & Iranian Contemporary Typography Show

Dubai, UAE, 2018

Part of Art Dubai, at the Serkal Avenue

Curated by Yusef Alahmad

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Pixelated Kingdom: Art & Graphic Design from Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 2017

Yusef Alahmad Solo Show at the Misk Global Forum 

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Desert to Delta: Saudi Contemporary Art Show

Memphis, TN, 2017

Art Museum of the University of Memphis (AMUM)

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Epicenter X: Saudi Contemporary Art Show

Dearborn, MI, 2017
The Arab American Museum (AANM)

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Saudi Contemporary Art Exhibit

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 2017

Part of the Arab Islamic American Summit to Saudi Arabia.

The Royal Protocol Palace.

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Saudi National Day Contemporary Art Exhibit

New York, 2017
The United Nation's headquarters

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Cities of Conviction: Saudi Contemporary Art Show

Salt Lake City, UT, 2017
The Utah Museum of Contemporary Art (UMOCA)

Art Beyond Conflict: Crossing Borders Exhibition

Bellingham, Washington, 2017

Sculpture Northwest Gallery

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Fully Booked Art Book Fair

Dubai, UAE, 2017
Al Serkal Avenue Art Hub

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Local Not Local: Arabic and Iranian Typography Show
⨂   Cal State Dominguez Hills, LA, 2016
⨂   The Arab American Museum (AANM), Dearborn, MI 2017
⨂   The Levantine Center, LA, 2015

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Loud Art: Executing Culture Shock, Art & Design Show

⨂   Muscat, Oman, 2016
⨂   Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 2015

⨂   Manama, Bahrain, 2015

⨂   Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, 2015

⨂   Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia, 2014

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Saudi Design Week: Graphic Design Exhibition

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 2015
Al Faisaliah

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Spray Street Art and Graffiti Show

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 2015
Maison Bo–m Gallery

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L’Art Pur: Saudi Heritage Contemporary Art Show

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 2014

King Abdul Aziz Historical Center

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Nabd x Onqoud: Points of View Art Show

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 2014
Raffles Design Institute

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Khaleeji Reinterpreted: Khaleejesque Magazine Charity Show

Kuwait, Kuwait, 2014
Contemporary Art Platform: CAPKuwait

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In The City: Graphic Design and Sound Art Exhibit

London, U.K., 2013

P21 Gallery

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Aids Annual Awareness Charity Show and Auction

Oakland, CA, 2012
SoulSpace Gallery

Talks + Misc

The Corcoran School of Art and Design

George Washington University, Washington, DC, 2017

WISAL: A Symposium on Cross–Cultural Collaboration.

Topic: Travel ban poster collaboration with Josh Higgins for the benefit of the ACLU

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The Arab American Museum (AANM)

Dearborn, MI, 2017

Epicenter X: Saudi Contemporary Art Show Artist talk + Q & A

Topic: Art & Design in Saudi Arabia 

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Bridges Art & Design Residency Open Studio Event 

New York, 2017
Open studio and artist talk

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TYPO SF International Design Conference
San Francisco, 2015 

Topic: Elevating Graphic Design Standards in Saudi Arabia

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Huna Art: Art & Design Talks at Desert Designs Gallery

Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia, 2014

Topic: The Hurdles Facing Art & Design in Saudi Arabia

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Baqa’a Arabic Creative Competition
Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia, 2015

Graphic Design judge