Born: 1970 February 12 in Long Island, New York, United States

Biography: Additional biographic information can be found:
San Diego Souvenir Book (Comic Con International, 2001 series).
Encyclopedia of World Biography (https://www.notablebiographies.com/newsmakers2/2005-Pu-Z/Winick-Judd.html).
Wikipedia (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Judd_Winick).

Creator of Nuts and Bolts and Frumpy the Clown comic strips; Barry Ween, Boy Genius in comic books; and The Life and Times of Juniper Lee in television animation.

Best known for his time as a cast member of the third season of the MTV show, Real World, in 1994 and for the creation of the graphic novel, "Pedro and Me: Friendship, Loss, and What I Learned (Henry Holt and Co., 2000 series) about his fellow castmate Pedro Zamora. Winnick also illustrated over 300 "A Complete Idiot's Guide to..." books starting in 1994.

Comic strip work includes:
Nuts and Bolts (Michigan Daily [University of Michigan]) circa 1988 - circa 1992 (writer, pencils, and inks).
Nuts and Bolts weekly (San Francisco Examiner) March 1994 - ? (writer, pencils, and inks).
Frumpy the Clown daily and Sunday (Creators Syndicate) 1996-07-10 - 1998-06-07 (writer, pencils, and inks).


Name:

    Judd Winick Type: Name at Birth
    Given name: Judd Family name: Winick

Schools:

  1. University of Michigan 1988 to 1992


Degrees:

  1. B.A., University of Michigan in 1992

    Notes: Bachelor of Arts degree in the University of Michigan's School of Art.


Signatures:

  1. Judd [generic]

Awards:

  1. 2000: Publishers Weekly Best Books of the Year - Best Book
  2. 2000: Bay Area Book Reviewers Award - Best in Children's Literature
  3. 2000: Bulletin Blue Ribbon Book - [no name]
  4. 2000: Américas Award - Children's and Young Adult Literature Commended List
  5. 2001: GLAAD Media Award - Outstanding Comic
  6. 2001: American Library Association Book and Media Awards - Notable Children's Book Citation
  7. 2001: American Library Association Book and Media Awards - Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Roundtable Nonfiction Honor Book
  8. 2001: American Library Association Book and Media Awards - Best Books for Young Adults
  9. 2001: American Library Association Book and Media Awards - Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults
  10. 2001: American Library Association Book and Media Awards - Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers
  11. 2001: Young Adult Library Services Association Awards - Quick Pick for Reluctant Readers
  12. 2002: GLAAD Media Award - Outstanding Comic
  13. 2002: Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Medal - Honor Books
  14. 2003: GLAAD Media Award - Outstanding Comic

Non Comics Works:

  1. Publication Title: Real World (television) - Role: actor - Year: 1994
    Employer Name : MTV
    Notes: One of the cast members of the reality television show, Real World, as broadcast on the cable network MTV. First broadcast from June 23, 1994 to November 10, 1994, with an additional episode, "A Tribute to Pedro Zamora", broadcast before year's end. Appeared on a total of 21 episodes.

  2. Publication Title: The Complete Idiot's Guide to Adobe Photoshop 5 (book) - Role: artist - Year: 1999
    Employer Name : Que Corporation
    Notes: Illustrator for the Robert Stanley book on the software program, first printing published in 1999. Six known printings up to the year 2000. ISBN: 0-7897-1769-7. Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 98-86037. Printed in the United States of America. Que Corporation is a division of Macmillan Computer Publishing. Copyright 1999 by Que Corporation.

  3. Publication Title: The Complete Idiot's Guide to Beer (book) - Role: artist - Year: 1997
    Employer Name : Alpha Books
    Notes: Illustrator of the Stuart A. Kallen book, released January 1997. Alpha Books is a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc.

  4. Publication Title: The Complete Idiot's Guide to Creating an HTML Web Page (book) - Role: artist - Year: 1996
    Employer Name : Que Corporation
    Notes: Illustrator for the Paul McFedries book on HTML web site programming language, first edition released November 1996. Five known later editions, but unknown if art appeared in later editions. ISBN: 0-7897-0722-5. Copyright 1996 by Que Corporation.

  5. Publication Title: The Complete Idiot's Guide to Microsoft Office 2000 (book) - Role: artist - Year: 1999
    Employer Name : Que Corporation
    Notes: Illustrator for the Joe Kraynak book on the software program, first printing published March 1999. Three known printings up to the year 2000. ISBN: 0-7897-1848-0. Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 98-86891 Printed in the United States of America.

  6. Publication Title: The Complete Idiot's Guide to Mixing Drinks (book) - Role: artist - Year: 1997
    Employer Name : Alpha Books
    Notes: Illustrator for the Alan Axelrod book, first edition only. Released August 1997. ISBN: 0-7897-1769-7.

  7. Publication Title: The Complete Idiot's Guide to Paint Shop Pro 7 (book) - Role: artist - Year: 2001
    Employer Name : Alpha Books
    Notes: Illustrator for the Nat Gertler book on the software program, first printing released October 2001. Three known printings up to 2006. ISBN: 0-7897-2460-X. Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 00-105439. Printed in the United States of America. Alpha Books is a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc. Copyright 2001 Penguin Group (USA) Inc.

  8. Publication Title: The Life and Times of Juniper Lee (television) - Role: writer - Years: 2005 - 2007
    Employer Name : Cartoon Network
    Notes: Creator, writer, and producer for the animated cartoon on the Cartoon Network. Lasted for three seasons, first broadcasted May 30, 2005 until last episode broadcasted April 21, 2007.

  9. Publication Title: The Real World Reunion (television) - Role: actor - Year: 1995
    Employer Name : MTV
    Notes: Appeared on the 1995 MTV reunion special which brought together and followed-up on cast members of previous seasons.