Melih Çebi is an illustrator/artist born in 1990, based in İstanbul, Turkey.
His interest in drawing started when he was around four years old, inspired by television, science fiction movies, cartoons, illustrated books and toys.
He graduated from Hacettepe University in 2012 majoring in English Language Teaching. After working as an Art Director & Illustrator in different advertising agencies for a couple of years he decided to pursue his childhood dream to paint and he has been working on acrylic paintings, digital illustrations and mixed media ever since.
Following the Lowbrow art movement and Popsurrealism, He focuses on humor and sarcasm as strong tools.
In his works, he investigates human condition dealing with the unconscious, buried dreams
and childhood memories. While playing with the boundaries between high and low art
he depicts his characters with blank eyes and a constant smile on their face
for a recognizable “pop” sense.