Name:

    John Buscema Type: Common Alternative Name

Other Names:

  1. Giovanni Natale Buscema Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: Giovanni Natale Family name: Buscema
  2. Sal Buscema Type: Ghost Name

Schools:

  1. Pratt Institute [Brooklyn] ? to ?

  2. High School of Industrial Arts [NYC] ? to ?


Signatures:

  1. B [generic]
  2. BUSCEMA
  3. Buscema [generic]
  4. Buscema [all caps]
  5. J. B. [generic]
  6. J.Buscema [generic]
  7. JB [generic]
  8. John Buscema [generic]

Awards:

  1. 1974: Shazam Award - Best Penciller (Dramatic Division)
  2. 1978: Inkpot Award - [no name]
  3. 1994: Squiddy Award - Favorite Letter Column Editor
  4. 1997: Premios Haxtur (Haxtur Awards) - Author That We Loved
  5. 2002: Eisner Award - Hall of Fame - Voter's Choices

Awards for Issues:

  1. 1968: Alley Awards - Best Full-Length Story
    The Silver Surfer (1968 series) #1
  2. 1976: Eagle Awards - Favorite Single Comic Book Story
    Howard the Duck (1976 series) #3 [25¢]
  3. 1977: British Fantasy Awards - Comic
    Howard the Duck (1976 series) #3 [25¢]
  4. 2003: Eisner Award - Best Graphic Album -- Reprint
    Batman Black and White (1997 series) #2

Awards for Stories:

  1. 1969: Alley Awards - Best Full-Length Story
    --And Who Shall Mourn For Him? (Silver Surfer) comic story, 39p

Art Influences:

John Buscema (b. 1927) stated influences by:
  1. Albert Dorne (b. 1904)
  2. Robert Fawcett (b. 1903)
  3. Hal Foster (b. 1892)
  4. Vincent van Gogh (b. 1853)
  5. Burne Hogarth (b. 1911)
  6. Alex Raymond (b. 1909)
  7. Norman Rockwell (b. 1894)
Influences by John Buscema (b. 1927) were stated by:
  1. Dan Adkins (b. 1937)
  2. Chris Bachalo (b. 1965)
  3. Gary Barker (b. 1957)
  4. Eddy Barrows (b. 1974)
  5. Howard Bender (b. 1951)
  6. Joe Bennett (b. 1968)
  7. Al Bigley (b. 1965)
  8. Jerry Bingham (b. 1953)
  9. Dan Brereton (b. 1965)
  10. Bob Budiansky (b. 1954)
  11. Danny Bulanadi (b. 1946)
  12. Sergio Cariello (b. 1964)
  13. Claudio Castellini (b. 1966)
  14. Mark Chiarello (b. 1960)
  15. Paty Cockrum (b. 19??)
  16. Roger Cruz (b. 1971)
  17. Paris Cullins (b. 1960)
  18. Alan Davis (b. 1956)
  19. John Dennis (b. 1950)
  20. Francisco Di Amorim (b. 197?)
  21. Dale Eaglesham (b. 1962)
  22. Scot Eaton (b. 1965)
  23. Steve Epting (b. 1963)
  24. Kerry Gammill (b. 1954)
  25. Ron Garney (b. 1962)
  26. Chas Gillen (b. 1955)
  27. Mike Gustovich (b. 1953)
  28. Phil Hester (b. 1966)
  29. Kevin Hopgood (b. 1961)
  30. Greg Horn (b. 1970)
  31. Jack Jadson (b. 1972)
  32. Arvell Jones (b. 1952)
  33. J. G. Jones (b. 1962)
  34. Fabio Laguna (b. 1977)
  35. Mathieu Lauffray (b. 1972)
  36. Peter Ledger (b. 1945)
  37. Lou Manna (b. 1954)
  38. Chris Marrinan
  39. Bob McLeod (b. 1951)
  40. Rik van Niedek (b. 1961)
  41. Graham Nolan (b. 1962)
  42. Mark Pacella
  43. Dan Panosian (b. 1969)
  44. Gordon Purcell (b. 1959)
  45. Peter Repovski (b. 1970)
  46. Mike Rockwitz (b. ????)
  47. David Ross (b. 1956)
  48. Luke Ross (b. 1972)
  49. Paul Ryan (b. 1949)
  50. Cara Sherman (b. 1952)
  51. Terry Shoemaker (b. 1960)
  52. Marc Silvestri (b. 1959)
  53. Ty Templeton (b. 1962)
  54. Neil Vokes (b. 1954)
  55. Loston Wallace (b. 1970)
  56. Lee Weeks (b. 1962)
  57. Mike Witherby (b. 1957)
  58. Mike Zeck (b. 1949)

Relations:

  1. Parent of - Dianne Buscema (b. 1955)
  2. Relative - Stephanie Buscema (b. 1981)
    Notes: Stephanie is John's granddaughter.
  3. Sibling - Sal Buscema (b. 1936)
  4. Ghosted for - Sal Buscema (b. 1936)