After a scientific education, Karim Friha began to study art history. He began his career at the ╔ditions Milan, publishing in the magazine ToutÓlire. He was then present in Tch˘! magazine, where he met Dominique Latil. Latil introduced him to Sylvain Ruberg, with whom he began the series 'Astrid, la Petite Vandale' at Soleil in 2004.