Milan Blanuša was born in 1943 in Jagodina. He graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Belgrade, Department of Painting, in the class of Professor Ljubica Sokić. He completed his postgraduate studies at the State College of Fine Arts in Braunschweig (Germany). He specialized in graphics at the State College of Fine Arts in Frankfurt am Main (Germany). He was a full professor at the Faculty of Fine Arts in Cetinje and at the Academy of Arts in Novi Sad.