Joe Pi's almost full name is Jose Pimienta. He was born in the Imperial Valley and raised as a Cachanilla in Mexicali, BC.
During his upbringing, be was heavily influenced by animation, music and short stories. He's been drawing as long as he can remember and loved analyzing everything on the TV screen.
After high school, he left his garage band and ventured towards Savannah, Georgia where he studied Sequential Art and discovered the wonders of Storyboarding. He also discovered a wider variety of music, traveled more and made friends. By the age of 24, he ran into a good suggestion, which was to move to SoCal and pursue a career in storyboarding.
In 2009, he packed his belonging and drove to Los Angeles, with a friend. Nowadays, he resides in Tujunga where he takes walks every morning along a big cup of coffee. He draws comics, storyboards and sketches for visual development.
Joe Pi still makes music and smiles as often as possible.