Born in New York City in 1974, artist Eddie Peña received his
B.A. at Parsons School of Design majoring in Illustration.
He is one of eight prolific members of Studio
1482, an illustration and design studio. As an early lover of
comic books, he takes sequential storytelling and storyboarding to
a sophisticated level with knowledge of schools, culture and the great
masters of drawing. Eddie has created works for clients such as 3M,
JibJab Media, L'Oréal
and many more.
He continues to reside, work and serve his community in the Bronx,
NY as a Professor at Hostos Community College and Media Instructor
for Youth Made Media
reaching out to underserved and remote areas such as Hunts Point and
the Lower East Side.