Woman Through Street Art is a project that uses street art to talk about woman and woman rights, with the aim to contribute to the empowerment of the Arab woman.
Street artists Hayat Chaaban from Tripoli and other street artists based in Dubai, will be perfoming live during the art fair, using street art to express the identity and feelings of the Arab woman.
Hayat Chaaban | Lebanon
Hayat’s early dabbling in this artform has a funny story behind it. She learned it as a way to cheat in school so the teacher would not understand what she is writing. She then developed her talent and turned “cheating” into an art. The walls of Tripoli are for venting. According to Hayat, a wall is not always silent, it is “a means to reject the status quo that the city is suffering from.