Olivier Tallec was born in Brittany. After completing his studies at the Ecole Supérieure d’Arts Appliqués Duperré, he traveled in Asia, then Brazil, Madagascar and Chili, before working as a graphic artist in Advertising.
Today he is an illustrator for the press (Libération, Elle, Les Inrockuptibles) and has to date published more than 50 albums for a young audience, as well as two comic books. His adult comic books are published by the Publishing House ‘Rue de Sèvres’. He lives in Paris.