Sample Scan:


Name:

    Moebius Type: Pen Name

Other Names:

  1. Gir Type: Pen Name
  2. Jean Giraud Type: Common Alternative Name
    Given name: Jean Family name: Giraud
  3. Jean Henri Gaston Giraud Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: Jean Henri Gaston Family name: Giraud

Signatures:

  1. Gir [generic]
  2. Gyr [generic]
  3. M. [generic]
  4. M.. [generic]
  5. Mister Moebius [generic]
  6. Moebius [generic]
  7. Moebius of the Institute [generic]

Awards:

  1. 1971: Prix Saint-Michel - Meilleur dessinateur européen
  2. 1975: Yellow Kid Award - Comic Illustrators and Authors
  3. 1976: Prix Saint-Michel - Grand Prix
  4. 1977: Angoulême International Comics Festival - Best French Artist
  5. 1979: Adamson Awards - Best International Comic-Strip [or Comic Book] Cartoonist
  6. 1980: Yellow Kid Award - Comic Illustrators and Authors
  7. 1981: Angoulême International Comics Festival - Grand Prix de la ville d'Angoulême
  8. 1985: Angoulême International Comics Festival - Grand Prix for the Graphic Arts
  9. 1985: Ordre des Arts et des Lettres - Chevalier
  10. 1986: Inkpot Award - [no name]
  11. 1991: Prix Bédéis Causa - ?
  12. 1997: Harvey Award - Jack Kirby Hall of Fame - International
  13. 1997: World Fantasy Award - Best Artist
  14. 1998: Eisner Award - Hall of Fame
  15. 1999: Yellow Kid Award - Comic Illustrators and Authors
  16. 2000: Max-und-Moritz-Preis - Sonderpreis für ein herausragendes Lebenswerk
  17. 2003: Premios Haxtur (Haxtur Awards) - Author That We Loved
  18. 2004: Prix Albert-Uderzo - Sanglier d'or pour l'ensemble d'une carrière
  19. 2014: Ordre des Arts et des Lettres - Commandeur

Awards for Issues:

  1. 2017: Eisner Award - Best U.S. Edition of International Material
    Moebius Library: The World of Edena (2016 series)

Art Influences:

Influences by Moebius (b. 1938) were stated by:
  1. Mark Bodé (b. 1963)
  2. Richard Case (b. 1964)
  3. Travis Charest (b. 1969)
  4. Dave Dorman (b. 1958)
  5. Armando Gil (b. 1959)
  6. Chas Gillen (b. 1955)
  7. J. G. Jones (b. 1962)
  8. Barbara Kaalberg (b. 1959)
  9. Leonard Kirk (b. 1966)
  10. José Ladrönn (b. 1967)
  11. Jeff Lemire (b. 1976)
  12. Bob McLeod (b. 1951)
  13. Whilce Portacio (b. 1963)
  14. Eduardo Risso (b. 1959)
  15. Javier Saltares (b. 1961)
  16. Tobias Schalken (b. 1972)
  17. Eric Schreurs (b. 1958)
  18. Bryan Talbot (b. 1952)
  19. Byron Talman
  20. Ty Templeton (b. 1962)
  21. John Workman (b. 1950)

Non Comics Works:

  1. Publication Title: various magazines (advertising) - Role: artist - Year: 1989
    Employer Name : Young & Rubicam
    Work Title: Grain de Folie
    Notes: A series of 4 Maxwell House Coffee advertisements that appeared in French magazines, plus 2 unused images. Later reprinted in "Coffee Dreams" (Ashcan Comics #5).


Relations:

  1. Spouse - Claudine Conin
    Notes: Was married to him from 1967-1994.
  2. Spouse - Isabelle Giraud