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  Jean Giraud - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jean Giraud (born May 8, 1938) is a French comics artist.
Giraud is known by his own name, but is at least as well known by the pseudonym of Moebius.
Giraud's prestige in France — where comics tend to be held in higher artistic regard than in the United States — is enormous; France has even issued postage stamps to commemorate him.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Jean_Giraud   (478 words)

 Jean Giraud/Moebius
Giraud was about to take his style even further.
Giraud was in our booth in San Diego a year or so ago and Karen was looking at his just-released Angel Claw.
She looked at the images and then at Giraud and said, "I'm sure glad you've got an outlet." When the connotations were translated to him, Giraud laughed and agreed.
www.bpib.com /illustrat/giraud.htm   (1398 words)

 GN Online: Executive Focus: One step ahead with high-quality projects   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
While Technip itself has been in the UAE for the last two decades, Giraud set foot into Abu Dhabi in 1985 and is seemingly going great guns along with the company.
Notwithstanding what the market buzz is, Giraud maintains that the prospects for business in their line is extremely good at least for the next five years.
Giraud is emphatic that Technip's quality is their USP.
www.gulf-news.com /Articles/print.asp?ArticleID=52255   (710 words)

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Giraud says, "Also, I am surprised that Francis would remember my name well enough to remember it after having been beaten senseless." Jean-Sebastien says, "True, but given a choice of hard of heart and of mind, I'd prefer his sort any day." Jean-Sebastien breaks bread.
Giraud asks (of Kestrel), "So they did not tell you why they were locking you up?" Guard curses and goes back to his card-playing, and is shortly replaced along with his buddy by another set of guards.
Giraud asks (of Amber), "I reiterate my offer: care for a closer look at the window?" [early_musketeers] Game_Master says, "(I guess this'd be a straight brawn roll -- probably TN 25 to shift bars)" Amber pulls out her eating knife, and pries at the wood.
www-bioc.rice.edu /~lpsmith/IF/7thSea/musketeers/musket-a5.txt   (5365 words)

The reason for this was that Giraud in the late fifties had become a student of Jijé;.
During the years Giraud has developed his own unique style, and not many would think that the person who drew the first Blueberry is the same one who drew the twentieth episode.
Jean Giraud has gone through a deep, personal develoment, and he has always tried to find new ways to make use of his talent and the possibilites of the media.
hjem.get2net.dk /bfp/moebius.html   (1058 words)

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Giraud whispers, "I'll give the bartender a few coins & thank him for his time, then go take a look @ bank and investigate around." You whisper "the bank is pretty simple -- there's the outside door, a hall inside with a sleeping room branching off it and a vault room beyond.
Giraud whispers, "Who found Francis, what they saw when they found him, the condition of the bank when they arrived." You whisper "he was noticed in the alley by a passing traveller, who reported it to musketeers HQ.
Giraud whispers, "Last question: is the traveller still around, & did they get his name?" You whisper "no and no -- understandably, there was a certain amount of confusion when he said what was up, and the guy wandered off." to Giraud.
www-bioc.rice.edu /~lpsmith/IF/7thSea/musketeers/musket-a6.txt   (5393 words)

 Untitled   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Jean Bricaud was and remained an employee of the Bank Crèdit Lyonnais from the time he was 16 years old, after being indentured for seminary studies for the Roman Catholic Priesthood by his pious parents.
Jean Bricaud moved in many circles - from the most conventional and devout of Catholic intellectuals, to eccentric and mysterious sages, tricksters and phantasts.
Jean Bricaud, in ecclesia named Tau Jean II was succeeded, of his own wish and election, as Patriarch by Constant Martin Chevillon, a man of the same fervour,solemnitude and rectitude as himself, who was sadly martyred on the 22nd of March 1944 by partisans to the Nazi occupant powers and mock goverment, in Lyon.
kingsgarden.org /English/organizations/OM.GB/Bricaud/BRICAUDBIO.html   (658 words)

Mike S. Blueberry began the series as a Lieutenant in the US Cavalry, but the 25-plus books in the series have seen the character involved in a variety of situations from sheriff, outlaw on the run, to retired card-shark at the OK Corral.
At the invitation of Jean-Michel Charlier and Jean Giraud I was asked to draw the stories, and offer that presented me with an immense opportunity to work on one of my favorite series.
Since Charlier's death some of the elements that I though important to the overall interest of the series had been overlooked, so perhaps it was inevitable that one day I would want to try to write something myself.
members.optusnet.com.au /jacoco/blueberry.html   (629 words)

 Jean Giraud
Encyclopedia : J : JE : JEA : Jean Giraud
Jean Giraud is, with Jean-Michel Charlier, the creator of the western serial Blueberry, for which he's best known.
Giraud's prestige in France — where, generally speaking, comics are held in higher artistic regard than in the United States, where they are dismissed as children's entertainment — is enormous; there have even been postage stamps issued to commemorate him.
encycl.opentopia.com /term/Moebius   (291 words)

 WIRED 2.01: "Moebius" by Mark Frauenfelder
Jean Giraud - aka Moebius - is widely recognized in Europe as the gifted creator of surrealistic western, science fiction, and fantasy comics, but he's practically unknown in the US, except among the discrete group of adults who read comic books.
Giraud has tried several times to make a movie, but he hasn't been able to break his run of bad luck.
By the '80s, Giraud was creating sets and costumes for motion pictures, and in 1985 he was awarded the highest French award for cultural and artistic achievement by President Francois Mitterand.
www.wired.com /wired/archive/2.01/moebius.html   (1819 words)

 Rodrick/Rodrigue   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Jean Baptiste Giraud He was the son of 12.
Jean Baptiste Rodrigue, married (1) Felicite Poirier 1791 in St Michel de Vaudreuil; married (2) Catherine Lalonde 1834 in Côteau-du-Lac; married (3) Marie-Louise Martin 1844 in Côteau-du-Lac.
Jean Benjamin Rodrigue, born 1764; married (1) Catherine Martin February/27/1786 in Les Cedres, Soulanges, Quebec,Canada; married (2) Judith Terrier dit de Repentigny 1819 in Les Cèdres.
pages.zdnet.com /patbylock/id18.html   (834 words)

 Comic Art & Graffix Gallery Artist Biographies - Jean Giraud - Moebius   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
His parents divorced 3 years later and Giraud went to live with his maternal grandparents, where he was exposed to the works of the great turn-of-the-century illustrators like GustaveDore.
Giraud continued to pursue spiritual issues in graphic form, however, eventually producing a body of work titled the Aedena cycle.
Giraud continued to produce sequels to "Lieutenant Blueberry" series and contributed work to Marvel and Penthouse Comics, "Frank Frazetta's Fantasy Illustrated", and others.
www.comic-art.com /bios-2/giraud.htm   (586 words)

 Comic Art & Graffix Gallery Artist Biographies - Jean-Michel Charlier   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Born in 1924 in Luettich, France, Jean Michel Charlier was to become the most influential scriptwriter of Franco-Belgian comics.
Giraud had worked as an assistant to Jijé; (Joseph Gillian) on the popular western strip "Jerry Spring" in the 1950's but had then left comix for commercial illustration.
When Giraud left the strip in 1975 to achieve fame as 'Moebius', Charlier continued it with Colin Wilson as artist.
www.comic-art.com /bios-2/charlier.htm   (332 words)

 Michael Bossom meets the wax art of Jean Marie Giraud
At the last show before Christmas in 1986 Michael and his wife Shona, met a French Canadian named Jean Marie Giraud who was selling unusual pictures painted using heat techniques.
Shona & Shona & Michael bought one of Jean's paintings, which had been produced using waxes and oil pastel worked with an iron and a heated plate.
Above is the image that fascinated Michael so much that he just had to have a go himself, although he'd never painted before.
www.encaustic.com /aboutus/aboutus1.html   (186 words)

 Comic creator: Jean Giraud   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Jean Giraud lives one of the most interesting double lives in comics history.
Giraud didn't work on this series, but he did take on writing the scenarios of another spin-off from 1991: 'Marshall Blueberry' (artwork William Vance and later Michel Rouge).
Since 1969, Jean Giraud has alternated between working on his more mainstream comics and the experimental work under the name Moebius.
www.lambiek.net /giraud.htm   (241 words)

It is under the impetus of pianist Bertrand Giraud, President of Musici Artis Paris,that the Jean Françaix Competition came into existence in 1997, the year of the composer’s death.
This event, based on the Jean Françaix’s work, concerns each year the piano and an other instrument.
This project came about with the assent of Jean Françaix’s family and with the help of the Jean Françaix ‘s Circle Friends Association.
site.voila.fr /concoursjeanfrancaix/anglais/accueila.htm   (182 words)

 Index to Comic Art Collection: "Gir" to "Giraud"
The French comics artist Jean Giraud also signs his work Gir or Moebius.
Call no.: PN6747.G5I5 1988 ----------------------------------------------------- Giraud, Jean, 1938- "The Incal Light" (The Further Adventures of John Difool) / by Alexandro Jodorowsky ; illustrated by Moebius ; colored by Yves Chaland.
With the help of thirteen generators especially constructed for the purpose, Grubert (who had filed the patent just the day before) could transform any old asteroid, lost anywhere in the beyond, into an enormous and complex world, such as was needed on several levels.
www.lib.msu.edu /comics/rri/grri/gir.htm   (9731 words)

 Wired 9.06: From Here to Infinity
Graphic novelist Jean "Moebius" Giraud has been producing concept art, developing storyboards, and designing costumes for other people's sci-fi films since 1979's Alien.
To preserve Giraud's drawing style, the graphics team pored over more than 400 of his original sketches.
As production designer, Giraud oversees every aspect of the film's look from his home studio in Paris, reviewing digital dailies and color proofs and collaborating remotely with LA-based director Frank Foster (f/x guru for Johnny Mnemonic).
www.wired.com /wired/archive/9.06/moebius.html   (378 words)

 Links   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Jean Giraud, aka Moebius is well known for his beautiful, imaginative illustration work in old Metal Hurlant [Heavy Metal in English] magazines and for his design work for movies such as
Although the American media is not reporting about the release of his new movie, I thought I'd give you a heads up to keep your eyes out for this upcoming film.
This official website seems to have expired, but www.3dgate.com/techniques/2001/010205/0205moebius.html appears to be the second official site for this movie.
student.santarosa.edu /~skhlopof/links.html   (348 words)

Mike Blueberry was Jean Paul Belmondo in a John Ford western storyboarded by Harvey Kurtzman.
The early Seventies in France also saw the rise of fanzines, just as it did in the U.S. These magazines, assembled and published by the people who collected the comics were often showcases for new artists.
When Moebius did the cover for Comics 130 #5 (10/71 - at left), it's not certain how many people actually knew that Giraud was Moebius, but it is certain that the cover art was powerful and in a new style.
www.cartage.org.lb /en/themes/Biographies/MainBiographies/M/Moebius/Moebius.htm   (1352 words)

 EDHEC-Risk - The Launch of Edhec-Risk Advisory: An Interview with Jean-René Giraud, C.E.O.
The Edhec Business School has embarked upon the creation of a joint venture with the consultancy firm, “Risk Advisory Solutions”, that will offer a range of services to the financial industry in order to address the future challenges with regards to risk management.
These principles allow Edhec-Risk Advisory to offer a competitive portfolio of services that suits the current needs of investment managers and their service providers.
* Jean-René Giraud is C.E.O. of Edhec-Risk Advisory.
www.edhec-risk.com /Interview/jrgiraud?printable=1   (1180 words)

 European Comics
As my main interest is comics, I propose you now to discover the work of three of my favourite artists: J.C. Mézière, Moebius (Jean Giraud) and G. Rosinski.
Moebius, under the name of Jean Giraud or Jean Gir, started his amazing career with the now famous adventures of "Lieutenant Blueberry".
The character of Blueberry was created in 1963 for the magazine "Pilote".
tecfa.unige.ch /etu/E72b/95/Suhner/Index.html   (475 words)

 Moebius (Jean Giraud) Tueur de Monde Album, 607/1000 For Sale   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Out of the vault after 20 years, this 43 plate port folio by the legendary Moebius, profound influence on contemporary graphics and the graphic novel.
With more than 60 titles of graphic novels, illustrations and paintings to his name, Jean Giraud is among the truly great comic-artists of the world.
While creating one of the best "classical" series, 'Blueberry', under the pseudonym Gir, he also shows his innovative talents using the name Moebius.
fineartonline.com /moebius   (380 words)

 Jean-Pierre Giraud: CEO Technip Abu Dhabi - Zawya.com | Middle East Business News
Comprehensive database tracking the performance of the IPO market in the Middle East.
Technip has established itself in the region as a high level engineering company capable of carrying out major projects from initial design right up to implementation.
Pipeline's editor Richard Price spoke to Jean-Pierre Giraud, CEO Technip Abu Dhabi about the challenges of working in the industry.
www.zawya.com /story.cfm?id=ZAWYA20040809122403   (1616 words)

 " MOEBIUS " - Jean Giraud
Nel 1960, dopo il servizio militare, diventa assistente di Jijé e inchiostra un intero episodio di Jerry Spring.
Tra le altre cose realizzate da Giraud possiamo ricordare almeno Mississippi River, su testi di Charlier, e alcune storie di Silver Surfer, su testi di Stan Lee.
dalla Pagina FFF - Fumetto, Jean Giraud (GIR, MOEBIUS)
www.tabaccheria21.net /RaccoltaImmagini/MOEBIUS.htm   (307 words)

 Index to Comic Art Collection: "Loeb" to "Lombardo"
The Incal / Alexandro Jodorowsky, Jean "Moebius" Giraud, co-creators ; Jean-Marc Lofficier, Randy Lofficier, translators/editors.
The Iron Horse / Jean-Michel Charlier, Jean "Moebius" Giraud, co-creators ; Jean-Marc Lofficier, Randy Lofficier, translators, editors, Starwatcher Graphics ; Robbin Brosterman, designer ; Marie Javins, editor, Epic Comics ; Claudine Giraud, David Scroggy, consulting editors ; Carl Potts, executive editor, Epic Comics ; Jean "Moebius" Giraud, colors ; Kenny Lopez, Bill Oakley, letterers.
Lieutenant Blueberry : Steelfingers / Jean-Michel Charlier, Jean "Moebius" Giraud ; Jean-Marc Lofficier, Randy Lofficier, translators.
www.lib.msu.edu /comics/rri/lrri/loe.htm   (3857 words)

 Thru the Moebius Strip - Comics2Film
With a story by French artist Jean "Moebius" Giraud, sci-fi tale is about a physicist who becomes trapped on a distant planet after crossing a space-time portal.
Synopsis: Animated features based on Jean "Moebius" Giraud's 'Thru the Moebius Strip' and the popular Hong Kong comic 'Monkey King' will be among the new wave of CGI movie coming from a burgeoning industry in Hong Kong.
CG feature "Strip" is being produced by China-based animation studio GDC Prods., a subsidiary of GDC Holdings.
www.comics2film.com /ProjectFrame.php?f_id=486   (230 words)

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Only the low level transport layer is different.
Authors: ======== - David Corcoran for the original headers and empty ifdhandler.c file - Jean-Luc Giraud for the main part of GemPC430/ and half of common/ - Ludovic Rousseau for the main part of GemPC410/ and half of common/ Supported readers: ================== - GemPC 410.
0.7.1 - 15 October 2002, Ludovic Rousseau - very small modification to ease or allow compilation on some platforms (all 11 Debian supported platforms except i386) 0.7.0 - 13 October 2002, Jean-Luc Giraud, Ludovic Rousseau - the drivers are now shipped with low level debug messages OFF - do not depend on makedepend(1) anymore.
ludovic.rousseau.free.fr /softwares/ifd-GemPC/README   (1122 words)

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