Philippe Malaussena studied fine arts from 1974 to 1978, and he took courses in comics from Georges Pichard and Yves Got. He started a collaboration in both artwork and scenario with Colbus. Their first collective work appeared in Spirou in the 'Hector et Omer' series. They then started two other series, 'Mystères et Secrets' in Jeunes Années and 'La Bande à la Page' in the Gullivor monthly. Philippe Malaussena is also an illustrator for the press, advertisement and audiovisual projects.