Tarkan Güveli was born in 1977 in Istanbul. The artist graduated from Istanbul Saint Joseph French High School in 1996. He graduated from Marmara GSF Sculpture Department in 2002, continued his education at the University d'Aix-en-Province with French Art and Culture and graduated in 2003. In 2005, he completed his master's degree at Marmara GSF Sculpture Department. In 2008, he undertook the founding of Mat art Studio in Istanbul. He has been continuing his works in his workshop in Istanbul since 2004.