First, some background on A1one from his website: “His first contact with a spray can was in 1995, but ‘A1one’, a.k.a Tanha, has been practicing graffiti as a full-time artist ever since 2003, and has developed into an international artist, alongside his key role in graffiti/street art scene in his native country of Iran, and the Middle East.”

Interview with Iranian graffiti artist A1one (Tanha)