Graphic Designer, Type Designer & Partner
Wael Morcos is a graphic designer and type designer from Beirut, Lebanon and partner of the Brooklyn-based studio Morcos Key. Upon receiving his BA in Graphic Design from Notre Dame University (Lebanon), he spent three years developing identities and Arabic-Latin bilingual typefaces, in addition to working in print and exhibition design. Wael received his MFA from RISD in 2013, after which he moved to New York and worked with several studios in the city before founding Morcos Key. Wael has been featured in Print Magazine’s 15 under 30, was named a Young Gun by the Art Directors Club and an Ascender by the Type Directors Club. Wael is also a co-founder of 1on1, an online multimedia platform dedicated to telling stories from/for the Arab and Muslim communities.