Katherine Toukhy is an Egyptian American artist based in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Her work has been shown in various exhibition venues, such as the Charles Wright Museum of African American History in Detroit, and galleries in Brooklyn, Boston, New Jersey, and Buenos Aires. Her painting “Haremfictions” was one of guest curator Mahnaz Fancy’s top 30 picks in Curate NYC 2014. Katherine’s work is in the private collection of the Yuko Nii Foundation, Williamsburg, and she has been awarded Brooklyn Arts Council grants in 2013 and 2014, and a Puffin Foundation Grant, for her program, RASMI: an arts workshop for Brooklyn Arab or Muslim youth. Katherine contributes to Jadaliyya and FEN magazines and presented her work at DIWAN arts conferences at the Arab American National Museum.