Mertkan Öngün was born in Bursa in 1985. Having finished Highschool in B.C.L , he moved to university education COMU Faculty of Fine Arts, ceramics departmen and 1 year after leaving. He moved to İstanbul (2007) start he Yıldız Technical University , Faculty of Art and Design , Photography and Video .
Understood the interest in Tattoo Art. He worked in several studios.
He opened his own studio (Studio Kırmızı) in Istanbul,Beyoğlu in 2011
He currently works in he own studio in İstanbul, Beyoğlu.