Ertan Aktaş was born in Malkara, Turnkey, in 1983. He graduated from the Art and Crafts Education program at Anadolu University in 2010. He has worked in many graphic design studios. He is currently pursuing a Fine Arts Master's degree at Dumlupunar University Institute of Social Sciences and working at his own studio.
Most of his 60 exlibris designs are dated after 2010, when he graduated from art school and began exploring small graphics.