Tarlan Gorchu was born and raised in Baku. He is a graduated staging director, an artist, and the founder and head of the Baku Marionette Theatre; he gained his professional creative experience in Baku, Moscow, Tbilisi and Warsaw. Aside from his principal activities, he is known internationally as a master of classical and modern Oriental calligraphy, a design artist in contemporary art, and a publisher of art albums and illustrated books for children (he is the head of TUTU Publishers).
Tarlan Gorchu is a member of The Azerbaijan Artists’ Union and Azerbaijan Theatre-makers’ Union. He is often invited to local and international exhibitions as either participant or board member; he is the author of numerous successful design projects and installations presented in Baku, Warsaw, Paris, Vilnius, Moscow, Basel, Berlin, Tbilisi, London, Venice...
Tarlan Gorchu and artist Altay Sadikhzadeh