Born: 1938 May 8 in Nogent-sur-Marne, Val-de-Marne, France

Died: 2012 March 10 in Paris, France

Notes: To be confirmed against the Who's Who entry.


Sample Scan:


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
  4. Moebius Type: Pen Name

Awards:

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

Art Influences:

Influences by Moebius were stated by:
  1. Mark Bodé
  2. Travis Charest
  3. Dave Dorman
  4. Armando Gil
  5. Chas Gillen
  6. J. G. Jones
  7. Barbara Kaalberg
  8. Leonard Kirk
  9. José Ladrönn
  10. Jeff Lemire
  11. Whilce Portacio
  12. Eduardo Risso
  13. Javier Saltares
  14. Bryan Talbot
  15. Byron Talman
  16. Ty Templeton
  17. John Workman

Non Comics Works:

  1. Publication title: various magazines Work type : Advertising

    Employer name : Young & Rubicam

    Work title: Grain de Folie

    Role: Artist Years: 1989

    Work URLs: https://dangerousminds.net/comments/moebius_for_maxwell_house_1989

    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).