Mehmet Zeki Kaba was born in Eskisehir, Turkey, in 1958.
Graduated from Tourism Department of Bogaziçi University in 1978. From 1978 to 1982 he attended State Fine Arts Academy (Minmar Sina University). Between 1987 and 1994 was represented in the Lucy Maxym Collection in New York with Middle Eastern arts and miniature paintings.
Since 1988 he has been exhibiting at different art fairs and galleries around the world.