Ethem Onur Bilgiç was born in Inebolu (TR) in 1986. He started to study graphical design in Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University in 2007. He designed cover pages and illustrations for magazines and book covers for publishing houses. He also designed various posters for many festivals. He joined different domestic and foreign exhibitions. He had a solo exhibition, named Tatli Kabuslar (Sweet Nightmares), in Milk Gallery in December 2013. He won many awards in festivals with his first short animation film called Salkim Sögüt (Weeping Willow).