Mustafa Gundem was born in Izmir, Turkey in 1985. As a cartoon addict boy, he always searched the right path to the animation world. So he decided to go to Izmir Fine Arts High School in his hometown. After graduating from high school he continued to study at the Animation department of Anatolian University. During his undergraduate studies, he took animation classes in Volda University College (Norway). After graduation, he moved to Istanbul and started to work as a visual development artist. Now he is taking a role as a freelance VisDevArtist and is still living in Istanbul.