Tarık Tolunay was born in 1970 in Istanbul.

He started drawing cartoons and comic strips in Oğuz Aral’s Gırgır, then continued in other comics and newspapers.

He was a part of public opposition with his drawings.

He studied in Mimar Sinan University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Departments of Graphic and Painting.

In recent years, he brought together his lines with rapid developments in information technologies and became an expert on vector illustrations and infographics.

Since 2003 he has been producing storyboards, illustrations, animatics and animations. Interest areas: History, architecture and cartography.