Zeke Peña is a cartoonist and illustrator from El Paso, Texas. His work remixes history and reclaims stories using satire and humor; resistencia one cartoon at a time. He received the 2018 Boston Globe Horn Book Award for a graphic biography he illustrated titled Photographic: The Life of Graciela Iturbide. He recently finished illustratingMy Papi Has A Motorcycle,a children’s book written by Isabel Quintero that will be published by Kokila (Penguin) in summer 2019.
Peña studied Art History and Visual Culture at the University of Texas, Austin. He has published work with VICE.com, Latino USA, The Believer Magazine, The Nib, Penguin Random House, Holt/Macmillan and Cinco Puntos Press.