Gintaras Jocius was born in Vilnius, Lithuania in 1970. He studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vilnius and graduated in 1994, specializing in stage design. He became an illustrator and graphic designer, working for leading publishing house Alma Littera and other Lithuanian publishers such as Tverme, Gamta, Rosma, Meralas, Zara and Genys, as well as the Americab Palmtree Publishing. He also created comics, such as the series 'Gintaro Kelias'. He has also done the artwork on the book 'The Viking raid on Apuole' by Skomantas. Gintaras Jocius is a member of the artist collective Mad Line.