Patrick Tandiang got his degrees in Advertising Art and Graphic Arts in the United States. He then became an illustrator and artistic director for advertising and publishing agencies. His series 'Le Matin des Suaires Brûlés', started in 1996 at Soleil Productions. In this mythical series, Tandiang successfully creates a fantasy atmosphere by giving much attention to the lightning and the use of frames. In 2004, he started the series 'Japper Jack' with text by Solon at Soleil.