Topic: Calligraphy

BERLIN — When Mesrob Mashtots arrived in Echmiadzin with his alphabet, he was happier (in the words of his biographer Koriwn) than was Moses descending with the holy tablets from Mount Sinai. Truly, his invention of the Armenian alphabet[...]

“The striped letter is not entirely a letter, it is rather something that lies between writing and music.” ― Abdelkebir Khatibi, The Wounded Arabic Name “Calligraphy is a kind of music not for the ears, but for the eyes.” ― V.[...]