Whether he is superimposing superheroes onto Persian rugs, rephrasing famous rap lyrics, or creating a campaign for Nike, Lebanese-born, Kuwait-based artist Ali Cha’aban’s primary aim is not to please his audience but rather to engage viewers in a productive discussion that transcends sectoral boundaries. Cha’aban talked to Yatzer about his artistic practice, his work as an art director and the challenges he faces as an Arab artist. Read his interview at https://www.yatzer.com/ali-chaaban #yatzer #yatzerized Pictured: @alichaaban, The Broken Dream II, 2017. Silkscreen on Persian Carpet, 220cm x 170cm. Photo © Ali Cha’aban.