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Mehdi Saeedi - From Contour to Calligraphy

  • Bluecadet 1526 Frankford Avenue Philadelphia, PA, 19125 United States (map)

AIGA Philadelphia Presents Mehdi Saeedi

On View: September–October 2018

First Friday Reception, September 7, 6–9pm

Bluecadet, 1526 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125

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Join us for First Friday in September! AIGA Philadelphia will present a collection of work by Tehran-born, Philadelphia-based artist and designer, Mehdi Saeedi.


Mehdi Saeedi is an internationally known artist and designer based in Philadelphia who was born and raised in Tehran. The design vision of Saeedi is influenced by his focus on contemplation of Eastern aesthetics, heritage, and tradition.


He uses his experience in graphic design, Persian calligraphy, type, and typography to transform Farsi letters into different forms and shapes, rendering unique conceptions in graphic design.

Earlier Event: September 7
Object Lesson
Later Event: September 7
Andrea Krupp - Slow moving to still