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.[1]

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.[2] She currently resides in Vancouver, Canada and is married to comic book author and comedian Ian Boothby (Simpsons Comics).[3]

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.[4]

Select BibliographyEdit

  • 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.[5] She won Outstanding Comic Book Artist for 2006 at the Joe Shuster Awards.[6]

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