Mahmoud Fathy was born in Kuwait 1984
From 2001 till 2006 he studied stage design for cinema and theater at the University of Helwan/Cairo.
In 2006 he graduated with honor as Bachelor of Fine Art.
After his study Mahmoud became interested in graphic design.

In 2006 he worked as graphic designer at Equinox Graphics in Cairo, working on corporate identities.
In 2008 he started to move to the advertising field and worked as Senior Graphic Designer in LOWE Egypt
From 2009 till the end of 2010 He worked as an Art Director in Fortune Promoseven in Egypt.
After he moved to Berlin in 2011 he start working as a freelancer and then in DDB Berlin.
Currently he works as Head of Design in DDB Berlin.

Mahmoud Passion is to Create a work does not follow traditional graphic design standards.he loves the combination of Arabic calligraphic elements and old photographs with modern style Read Less

Volkswagen, McDonalds, Nescafe, Red Bull, Credit Agricole, ART TV, Unilever, Diwan bookstore, Fanta, Manetho Verlag.
Restaurants and Cafes (Cilantro, Taboula, Sangria, Cairo Jazz Club, Chicken Tikka, Cairo Jazz Club)
International Institutes (ICE Cairo, Italian Cultural Center, GTZ, British council, BISC).
and more

Awards - Short listed
2016    ADCE: Art Directors Club of Europe: Ikea (Decisions) | Campaign B2C – Bronze Nomination
2016    Cannes Lions: Ikea (Decisions) | Outdoor Craft Copywriting – Gold
2016    Cannes Lions: Ikea (Decisions) | Outdoor Indoor posters – Silver
2016    Cannes Lions: Ikea (Decisions) | Outdoor Home appliance and Furniture – Three Shortlist 
2016    ADC: Art Directors Club: Ikea (Decisions) | Print / Campaign B2C – Bronze

2015    EACA Care Award: AIDS-Hilfe Hamburg e.V. (Bangtris) | Non-profit Organisations and Non-governmental Bodies – Winner
2015    Clio Health: AIDS-Hilfe Hamburg e.V. (Bangtris) | Digital/Social: Disease Awareness – Shortlist 
2015    A New York Festivals Competition: AIDS-Hilfe Hamburg e.V. (Bangtris) | Advertising To The Consumer/Patient Educational Awareness – Finalist Certificate

2014    ADCE: Art Directors Club of Europe: Volkswagen (Eye Clash) | Print/Campaign – Silver
2014    ADC: Art Directors Club: Volkswagen (Eye Clash) | Print/Campaign – Gold
2014    ADC: Art Directors Club: Volkswagen (Eye Clash) | Print Craft / Illustration – Silver

2013    The One Show: Loctite Super Glue ( LEAFLET) | Full Page or Spread – Single

2012    The European Festival of Creativity: Loctite Super Glue ( LEAFLET) | Print – Bronze 
2012    Cannes Lions: Loctite Super Glue ( LEAFLET) | Outdoor Lions Household – Bronze

2012    CAP&Design No3 2012 - IDG Sweden
2012    Luups Berlin2012 - Germany
2011    Sound Design - Zeixs, Germany
2011    Graphic Design 3 - Zeixs, Germany
2010    Arabesque 2 - Gestalten, Germany
2009    World Wide Graphic Design Asia - Zeixs, Germany 
2009    CAA Chiamata alle Arti Zine - issue 35 - Italy
2009    Design Magazine - issue 5 - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
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