Pia Guerra is an award-winning Canadian comic book artist best known for her work as co-creator and lead penciller on the Vertigo title Y: The Last Man.
Life and CareerEdit
Guerra has worked on various independent titles since the mid-1990s, though Y: The Last Man is known as her "big break" in the comics industry. She currently resides in Vancouver, Canada and is married to comic book author and comedian Ian Boothby (Simpsons Comics).
Her next project will be a comic based on Sci-Fi show Doctor Who called Doctor Who: The Forgotten, featuring the Tenth Doctor. Published by IDW Publishing, it is written by UK writer Tony Lee.
- Y: The Last Man (with Brian K. Vaughan, Vertigo, 2002–2008)
- Doctor Who: The Forgotten (Tony Lee, IDW Publishing, 2008-)
She has been nominated multiple times for the Eisner Awards, winning the 2008 Eisner Award for Best Penciller/Inker or Penciller/Inker Team with inker Jose Marzan, Jr. for their work on Y. She won Outstanding Comic Book Artist for 2006 at the Joe Shuster Awards.
- Official Site
- Greg Upton at Emerald City ComiCon for The Backroom Comics Podcast Emerald city ComiCon 2010 Part 4, March 2010
- ↑ Book Resources, "Vertigo's 'Last (Wo)Man' Standing: Pia Guerra Talks About Hit Series 'Y'"]
- ↑ "Pia and the Last Man Standing
- ↑ The Outhouse, Interview with Pia
- ↑ Comic Book Resources, Pia Guerra talks "Doctor Who: The Forgotten", August 22, 2008
- ↑ 2008 Will Eisner Comic Industry Award and Other Award Winners
- ↑ Sequential Tart: Pia Guerra
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