Mazen Kerbaj is a Lebanese comics author, visual artist and musician born in Beirut in 1975. He is the founder of the publisher Headache Comics. He currently lives in Berlin and is part of the Samandal collective. He also works on selective illustration and design projects and has taught at the American University of Beirut. Kerbaj is the author of 15 books translated into more than ten languages and his work has been shown in galleries, museums and art fairs around the world.