Abdel-Ghani Abou El-Enein was born in 1929 in Cairo, Egypt. in 1951, he graduated from the Faculty of Fine Arts in Zamalek, Cairo. Abou El-Enein participated in editing and publishing a large number of Egyptian and Arab newspapers and magazines (e.g. Rose Al-Youssef, El Tahrir and Sabah Al Kheir). In 1958, he started designing theatre decorations. Abou El-Enein was the manager of the Folklore Center from 1962 untill 1982.