Sergei Tunin was born in 1942 ín Russia. He graduated at the Art Department of the Moscow Textile Institute. He published his first cartoon in 1968. Since then his artworks appeared in many newspapers and magazines. His cartoons were exhibited worldwide in numerous individual and collective exhibitions. He has won for his cartoons more than 50 prestigious awards at international and national cartoon contests. He is working as an art director of the humorous magazine for children in Moscow and a freelance editorial cartoonist for Kommersant daily in Russia and several editions in France. He lives and works in Moscow, Russia.