Rıdvan GANİOĞLU was born in İzmir on 26 April 1967. After his primary and secondary school education, he continued his undergraduate study in Archeology and Art History Department of Ege University. He was involved in active politics during his university years. Than he got out of it, thinking that active politics was not in accordance with his ideals.
He worked in various cities as an educator. He still works as an educator in İzmir. He has published six books in 2005, 2008 and 2012. He married Meral GANİOĞLU in January 2001. Their twin daughters were born in 2012. Current issues and science fiction are at the forefront of his works. Aside from being an educator, he still continues his works about painting and literary works.