Branding for a New Tea House – ‘Darcha’

Darcha, a new tea house in Bahrain, has been established by the coming together of two business partners: One from Bahrain and the other from Hong Kong. London design agency Interabang was commissioned to create a brand – encompassing signage, packaging and interiors – that would reflect this unique fusion of cultures and speak simultaneously to both […]
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Concept Logo Design for Qatar Jet Fuel Company

Hungarian graphic designer Sandor Szalay has come up with this identity design proposal for the Qatar Jet Fuel Company (QJet). The logo takes as its starting point the image of a falcon, which is the current symbol of QJet. However, Sandor’s reworking is considerably more bolder and dynamic, and also performs a structural function by […]
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The Palestinian Museum by venturethree

Global creative studio venturethree has designed the branding for The Palestinian Museum, a new flagship project of the Welfare Association (a non-profit organisation providing development and humanitarian assistance to Palestinians since 1983). Designed by Heneghan Peng architects, the Museum is dedicated to the exploration and understanding of the culture, history and society of Palestine and […]
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Restaurant Branding: Henhom Bakhoor

Assia Merazi is currently an art director at Ogilvy & Mather’s UAE branch. She recently devised this identity for an Emirati restaurant. The logo represents smoke from the bakhoor—woodchips soaked in fragrant oils—drifting off and abstractly spelling “Henhom” in Arabic. The horizontal logotype is clear and straight, balancing with the soft shapes of the larger, […]
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Confectionery Branding: Al Sultan Sweets

Al Sultan is a confectionery brand in Saudi Arabia that makes and sells sweet confections such as halwa. The company recently commissioned Bahrainian creative agency Skrill to develop its new identity. The designers set out to combine Arabic typography with some of the images typically associated with the word “sultan”; the latter being a type […]
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Middle East Banking: Al Mal Capital

Al Mal Capital is a Middle East investment consultancy firm, licensed and regulated by the Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates and headquartered in Dubai. The business moniker is a derivative of the Arabic term “Bayt al-Māl”, which literally translates to “House of Money” or “House of Wealth”. The latter was a key financial […]
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Middle East Décor: AL MASSA

A graduate of Ecole Supérieure Des Sciences et Technologies du Design (ESSTD), graphic designer Najet Ounis currently works for the Tunisian division of global advertising giant JWT. This logo proposal was completed for an Abu Dhabi-based company specialising in gypsum works and interior decoration. Running from right-to-left, the bold, almost rectilinear form harks back to the […]
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