Manuela Pertega was born in Barcelona, Spain. She graduated in Fine Arts from University of Barcelona before focusing on Illustration and Comic in Pau Gargallo art institute.
2021 Exhibition in Peninsular Fine Arts Center (PFAC) Virginia; Masters of Surrealism: Picasso, Dali and Miró.
2020 The graphic novel Giraffe on horseback salad was nominated for the Eisner Awards.
2018 Published with Josh Frank and Tim Heidecker, Giraffes on horseback salad (Quirk books editorial). A Graphic Novel of Salvador Dali’s lost Marx Brothers movie.
2018 Book release in London Barbican center. Movie: Animal Crackers.
2018 Book release in JW3 (London JCC) – Movie: Horse Feathers.