Artist of the Week: Eddie Peña

Born in New York City, artist Eddie Peña received his B.A. at Parsons School of Design majoring in Illustration. He is a member 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 as a Professor at Hostos Community College and Media Instructor for City Parks Productions reaching out to underserved areas such as Hunts Point and the Lower East Side.

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William’s Sneak Peak

One of my favorite past times besides drawing, is drawing ships.  I am happy to be sharing that love with you in the exhibit.  I will be conveying the development of boats in the fishing industry and how canning revolutionized the way we eat fish.