Visual artist, Curator
Born in 1979, Alexandria- Egypt.
Earned her BA from the faculty of Specific Education, Arts Education dep-Alexandria University in 2000.
In 2003, she obtained the arts education high diploma from the faculty of Arts Education-Helwan
University in Cairo.
From 2000 until present she did several studies in painting, digital photography & pinhole camera. She has participated in several local & international Exhibitions since 1997 till present time.
Among her various experiences as an artist are the coordination and curating of spaces and events, the
direction of workshops & training as well as the work in the streets. Refaat was a curator at the Jesuits
Cultural Center studio hall, Alexandria since 2010 to 2012 from 2005 to 2010 has been the artistic
coordinator for the exhibitions & arts collection units in Alexandria Bibliotheca, Alex Workshop Centre and El Dokkan space for arts & society in Alexandria.