Álvaro Ortiz Albero studied at the Zaragoza art school, and also took courses in animation and book publishing from the School of Art in Urbino, Italy. He has worked as an illustrator for Mondosonoro and has contributed to the fanzines Alert Boy, Manganiac, Fayin, Berni Gil and his own Esperando Nada and Proyecto Sapo. Ortiz also contributed to collective books like 'Tapa Roja' and 'Lanza en Astillero'. His first solo comic 'Julia y el Verano Muerto' was published by Edicions de Ponent. With scriptwriter Miguel Ángel Ortiz, he then made 'Bajo un centenar de cielos' and 'Mañana Ilega Michelle'.