Tag Archives: Jean Giraud

Giraud in Brussels

Earlier this year I visited the Giraud exhibition in the Brussels Jijé Centre.  Only now I found out the new slideshow possibilities Flickr gives.  And so…

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The Story Of An Idea

The story of an idea is a 10 page comic by Jean Giraud about the origins of the Red Cross and Red Crescent movements.  It is available for free as a pdf, or as a hard copy.  It’s a fairly … Continue reading

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Comics in Advertising – Blueberry

Halfway through the eighties, there was a sudden boom in comics characters being used for advertising purposes. Here’s a nice example, with Giraud and Charlier’s canvasing for Williams Shaving Cream, “for men with Heavy Beards”…

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