Erhan Arık was born in Ardahan, Turkey, in 1984, studied journalism. Since 2010, he has worked on photography and video projects focused on the memory of the 1915 Armenian Genocide. His project, which he shot in the villages at the border between Turkey and Armenia titled “Horovel”, was exhibited in Turkey, Armenia and France. His photography work “Gayan” which he started in 2014, is about Armenian diaspora of the Middle East was exhibited in Turkey and Iran in 2016. His documentary works “Remembering” and “Voice” were shown in IDFA under Doc Next section. In 2021, he founded Horovel Films with Meryem Yavuz to produce documentary films.