Hero Mustafa Sheikha (Hero Sheikha) was born in 1991 in the city of Shino, East of Kurdistan. She graduated from the Institue of Fine Arts in Shino City in 2008 and came to the South of Kurdistan and started studying at the College of Fine Arts, Plastic Art Department, and obtained her Baccalaureate Degree in 2013. Within that exact year, she opened her first solo exhibition and in 2014, she opened her second solo exhibition. During that time, she has participated in many collective exhibitions. She is now a Master’s Degree student in painting.