N. Toros Mutlu graduated from the Izmir University of Economics in 2010 with BA degree from the Faculty of Communication and enrolled to MA Photography programme in University of Brighton in the same year. After his graduation he worked as a photographer and an image editor in London for about a year. He completed his doctorate studies in February 2020.

Mutlu is the co-founder of the self-publishing initiative KartonKitap and a core member of the self-published artzine called İçerik Dergi. He continues to produce photographic series and personal projects. His areas of interests are representation, heterotopic space, vernacular image and the poetic reality.