He was born in Turkey in Burdur in 1974.
He graduated from Süleyman Demirel University, Faculty of Fine Arts, Graphic Design Department between 1994-1998.
- He continued his graphic design activities, which he started in 1994, by working in many advertising agencies in Antalya.
- He completed his master’s degree at Süleyman Demirel University, Institute of Fine Arts, Graphic Design Department between 2015-2017.
- He opened many personal exhibitions and participated in many mixed exhibitions since 1994. It has been awarded in National and International Competitions since 1998 and participated in exhibitions.
- He has been working as a lecturer at Akdeniz University since 2001.
Personal site: http://www.oktaybarkin.com