Randa Abdel Baki

Associate Professor

M.F.A. Computer Graphics & Multimedia, Pratt Institute, USA
B.A. Fine Arts, Lebanese American University, Lebanon
A.A.S. Advertising, Lebanese American University, Lebanon

Randa Abdel Baki is a scholar, design educator, and an artist residing in Beirut, Lebanon. She is currently Associate Professor at the Lebanese American University (LAU) at the Department of Art and Design. In 2009, she served as the Chairperson of the Graphic Design Department for five consecutive years, and from 2018-2020, she chaired the Department of Art & Design. Abdel Baki’s designs and work have been exhibited and published internationally. Her scholarly studies on pattern designs, and bilingual typography made her a reference on the subject matter. She presently lectures on “The Challenges of Bilingual Typographic Systems” in universities and venues worldwide. Abdel Baki completed her graduate studies (MFA) at Pratt Institute in New York, where she also worked as a designer and art director with a focus on publication design, packaging and multimedia design for clients such as Proctor & Gamble, GM, Citibank, Sotheby’s, United Nations, and Estée Lauder.