Kurt Chang was born in El Monte, California. And then spent his childhood in Taiwan where he studied Chinese watercolor paintings. He begin his professional art training back in Las Vegas and graduated from Las Vegas Academy in the visual arts program, where he studied fine arts and learned many traditional mediums such as oil paint, acrylic paint, watercolor to list a few. For the next four years, he studied character animation and story art in the digital media department at Otis College of Art & Design. Now as a recent graduate, he works as a freelance artist.