Gaza Font, commemoration by design

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Adding to the mediums of art, performance and literature, Gaza Font presents an innovative way of practising resistance through fonts that can be used online or downloaded.

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Via their website a letter or number can be entered, leading to an image and account from Gaza; in this case, ‘A’ reveals a snippet view of the case of Abraj Nada:

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Launched earlier this month in collaboration with the Ministry of Culture, As-Safir and BiZAROOB established the ‘GAZA Put Into Words’ campaign in a bid to transcend the numbers and words that accompany coverage of the conflict.

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The aim is to reveal the hidden stories, protagonists and everyday acts of resistance that mark the area, and in the process provide a unique form of commemoration via the online medium.

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To find out more about Gaza Font, follow #uncovergaza or visit their Facebook page, here.

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