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Name:

    Richard Corben Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Richard Family name: Corben

Other Names:

  1. Corb Type: Pen Name
  2. Rich Corben Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Rich Family name: Corben
  3. Richard Vance Corben Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: Richard Vance Family name: Corben
  4. Darvc Type: Pen Name
  5. Gore Type: Pen Name
  6. RVC Type: Pen Name
  7. Harvey Sea Type: Pen Name

Schools:

  1. Kansas City Art Institute [Missouri] ? to 1965


Degrees:

  1. B.F.A., Kansas City Art Institute [Missouri] in 1965


Signatures:

  1. Corb [generic]
  2. Corben [generic]
  3. Gore [generic]
  4. Joco [generic]
  5. Richard Corben [generic]
  6. Richard V. Corben [generic]

Awards:

  1. 1971: Shazam Award - Outstanding New Talent
  2. 1972: Prix Saint-Michel - Meilleur dessinateur extra-européen
  3. 1973: Goethe Awards - Favorite Fan Artist
  4. 1973: Shazam Award - Superior Achievement by an Individual
  5. 1977: Warren Awards - Best Cover Artist
  6. 1978: Warren Awards - Best Cover Artist
  7. 2003: Premios Haxtur (Haxtur Awards) - Best Drawing
  8. 2012: Eisner Award - Hall of Fame - Voter's Choices
  9. 2013: Ghastly Awards - Best Artist
  10. 2015: Ghastly Awards - Hall of Fame Inductees
  11. 2018: Angoulême International Comics Festival - Grand Prix de la Ville d’Angoulême

Art Influences:

Richard Corben (b. 1940) stated influences by:
  1. Albrecht Dürer
  2. Auguste Rodin
  3. Caravaggio
  4. Hannes Bok
  5. Jack Levine
  6. Johannes Vermeer
  7. Leonardo da Vinci
  8. Maxfield Parrish
  9. Michelangelo
  10. Rembrandt
  11. Frank Frazetta (b. 1928)
  12. John Severin (b. 1921)
  13. Alex Toth (b. 1928)
  14. Wally Wood (b. 1927)
Influences by Richard Corben (b. 1940) were stated by:
  1. Simon Bisley (b. 1962)
  2. Gerald Brom
  3. John Cebollero (b. 1965)
  4. Rafa Garres
  5. John Higgins (b. 1949)
  6. Alex Horley (b. 1970)
  7. J. G. Jones (b. 1962)
  8. Salvador Larroca (b. 1964)
  9. Steve Oliff (b. 1954)
  10. Eric Schreurs (b. 1958)
  11. Carlos Taylor
  12. Frank Thorne (b. 1930)

Non Comics Works:

  1. Publication Title: Phantom of the Paradise (movie) - Role: artist - Year: 1974
    Notes: Painted artwork over Neal Adams' original sketch of the poster for Brian De Palma's movie "Phantom of the Paradise".


Relations:

  1. Spouse - Dona Corben