Dries Depoortere was born on the 9th of October 1990, in Kortrijk, West Flanders, Belgium. His work consists of drawings, paintings and graphic design. He began exploring drawing and painting at a very young age, as a child he was inspired by his parents who where both artists. He attended school in Bruges to study Fine Arts at the Technical Institute Holy Family 2003 - 2005, and the Academy of Fine Arts 2005 - 2009. He went to college in Kortrijk at Howest 2011 - 2012. Moved to Catalunya 2014 - 2015.
Dries worked many years as a graphic designer and photographer for multiple companies. He always continued painting and drawing and mostly gave local exhibitions.