Furkan Akhan was born in Istanbul in 1997. His interest in fine art began when he was in elementary school. He received his first professional art practice in Funda Çetin’s Atelier while attending Avni Akyol Fine Arts Highschool/ Painting Department. After highschool, Akhan continued his education in Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University/ Painting Department. Today, Akhan experiments with video and photography besides painting while continuing his education in Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University.