Chubasco (Victor Vélez), was born on February 6, 1972 in the Mexico City.
He is a professional cartoonist and visual artist, from the early age of 16 he began publishing in “El Universal”, one of Mexico's leading newspapers. Throughout his career, he has also collaborated in important media such as “El Economista”, “La Jornada” and “Reforma”.
Together, he has participated in magazines such as “Siempre”, “Expansión”,“Life & Style”, “Chilango”, “Quo”, “Esquire”
Chubasco has also dabbled in the process of organizing, coordinating and curating exhibitions by famous Mexican cartoonists such as Abel Quezada, Manuel Ahumada and Ernesto “el Chango” Cabral. He has also been sworn in at important events such as the Havana Biennial in April 2015.
Currently, Chubasco is an active member of the National System of Art Creators in Mexico.