A blog exploring the work of Jean Giraud, aka Gir, aka Moebius. Basically, there didn't seem to be any places online that gave a comprehensive collection of his work, so I made one.
[The official site of Moebius] - While there are very few of his works available to an English-only audience, the last thing I want to do is take away from potential sales by hosting his work here. If you speak French and can enjoy his books the way they were originally meant to be enjoyed, please click over and show him some love.
RELEASE NEWS (exclusively from Quenched Consciousness and the Stumptown Comics Festival)
Angel’s Claws(once called just Angel Claw), the smutty, hardcore, stream-of-sexual-consciousness comic by Moebius and Alejandro Jodorowsky, is being re-released by Humanoids this December. It will be an Eyes of the Cat style super-big hardcover, and I believe it will be priced the same, at $69.95.
[The above images are production artwork of the book cover and interior pages, provided by Humanoids]
Comics artist Leland Purvis sent me this photo reference comparison for one of Moebius’ Angel Claw pieces. Looking at these comparisons are so reassuring. It reaffirms that Moebius is just human, though no less a genius. From Leland:
Horst P. Horst was apparently the photographer. Oddly, that pic is the front image on his official website. http://www.horstphorst.com/ He died in 1999, so was still alive when Moebius used the photo for his drawing…