Heba Helmy 1918-1981
Visual artist, Graphic designer, Potter and writer
Graduated from The Fine Arts, Painting Department. Helwan
A pioneer of Expressionism art in Egypt.
Graphic designer at Nagy Shaker studio, from 1992 till 2000
Darweesh received his Ph.D. from “The San Fernando
Academy” in 1952. He held the position of head of the painting
department at the Faculty of Beaux Arts in 1969 and received a
special appreciation medal and the title of Bakuya from the King
of Morocco, Mohammed V in 1952.
Master Degree in art history, 2001
Assistant Teacher in the Art history Department, Fine Arts, Helwan
University, from 2002 till 2006
Cover and book designer at Sharkyat Publishing House from 2001
Cover and book designer at El Ain Publishing House from 2016 till
He was assigned to teach in Cairo University, Ain Shams
University, the Faculty of Fine Arts in Alexandria and the
Leonardo da Vinci Institute in Cairo. After 1976, Darweesh was
delegated to work in Yemen to prepare a generation of artists
and founded the Faculties of Fine Arts in Yemen and Syria.
Works in Print and Publishing Domain as a graphic designer (cover
design, book layout, posters, flyers) for AL Ahram Foundation,
Merit, Al Marayat, Sefsafa, Ibn Roshed publishing houses and The
Woman and Memory association.