Mohamed Gaber

Visual artist

Cairo, Egypt
Mohamed Gaber 26 years old visual artist, works in the field of design, painting, type design and street art. Believes that experimentation is the best route to learning. Some of his work has been selected for exhibition at Left in Vision in 2009 and 2010 in London, TYPO Berlin 2011 & nominated to The Jameel Prize 2013 by V&A museum in london.

Work Experience

Kief Type Foundry


Kief is an independent type foundry founded by type and graphic designer Mohamed Gaber, aiming to produce high quality libre arabic fonts besides offering all exclusive type design services to our clients.

Gaber as a self taught type and graphic designer, I believe knowledge should be accessible. This is why we also aim to publish articles about the technicalities of arabic type design that will be available on our blog.
June 2016 - Cairo, Egypt

Wasm Media

Graphic designer & Art Creator

December 2009 - Naser City, Egypt


Publications Designer

April 2013 - Present Cairo, Egypt

Malamih Publishing House

Graphic designer & Art Creator

October 2008 - April 2009 Garden City, Cairo, Egypt


English (Fluent),
Arab (Native),


Graffiti, Typography, Arabic Calligraphy, Book Covers, Creative Ads., Graffiti & Street Art, GUI Designing, Illustration, Layout & Newspaper Designing, Logo & Identity Designing, Packaging, Photography, Web Designing,