Born in Ankara, İpek Torun graduated from Bilkent University Graphic Design Department with a scholarship of achievement. She started the MA programme in Eskisehir Anadolu University and started studying on animation. She continued to study on animation and she has finished her MFA, on Motion Typography, in 2014. In 2007, she moved to Istanbul to work in Bahcesehir University. She currently works as the head of Communication Department, teaches Typography, Motion Graphics and Kinetic Typography and lives in Istanbul, a wonderland, owns one blue blooded sui generis cat and with collections of many many things, leaving no space for herself.