BUSCEMA, JOHN
 Name and vital stats
  BUSCEMA, GIOVANNI NATALE [1927-2002] (artist)
 Education
  High School of Industrial Arts, New York City
  Pratt Institute
 Family in arts
  Brother: Sal Buscema
  Daughter: Dianne Buscema
 Influences
  Al Dorne; Dean Cornwall; Norman Rockwell; Robert Fawcett
  Hal Foster; Alex Raymond; Burne Hogarth; Monet; Renoir; Van Gogh
 Print Media (non-comics)
  Artist: 1984 Dragon game magazine> 84
  Artist: Advertising: early-1960s> 60 61 62 63
  Artist: Magazines: 1970 Pro> 70
  Artist: Paperbacks: 1958-66 Parallax Publications> 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66
  Artist: Posters: 1989 Silver Surfer> 89
  Artist: Trading cards: 1991 Marvel characters> 91
  Artist: Trading cards: 1992 True Crime I [Eclipse Enterprises]> 92
  Painter: Text books [World Publ.]
  Producer & Artist: 1978 How to Draw Comics the Marvel Way [book]> 78
 Other career notes
  Teacher: Art-cartooning classes
 Additional biography
  Alter Ego #15 June, 2002; #16 July, 2002
  Cartoonist PROfiles #43, 1979
  Comics Journal #226 Aug., 2000; #241 Feb., 2002 [obituary]; #252 May., 2003
  Comics Journal #48, 1979
  FOOM #13 [about Buscema School] from MARVEL
  Great Comic Book Artists 1986 book
  Savage Sword of Conan #15
  World Encyclopedia of Comics 1976
 Honors
  Academy of Comic Book Arts Shazam for Best Dramatic Penceller 1975> 75
  Inkpot Award (San Diego Comicon) 1978> 78
 Syndication
  CONAN THE BARBARIAN [daily] (pen/) 1978 for Register And Tribune Syndicate> 78
  CONAN THE BARBARIAN [Sunday] (pen/) 1978 for Register And Tribune Syndicate> 78
  VIRTUE OF VERA VALIANT [daily] (pen/ink/) 1977 for Los Angeles Times Syndicate> 77
  VIRTUE OF VERA VALIANT [Sunday] (pen/ink/) 1977 for Los Angeles Times Syndicate> 77
 Comics in other media
  CONAN (pen/) with Peter Pan Records
  STAR TREK (pen/) 1977 Peter Pan Records> 77
  YOUNG TARZAN (pen/ink/) 1977-78 in Pizzazz> 77 78
 AC COMICS
  BLAZING WESTERN~ (pen/ink/) 1989 reprint> 89
  ROY ROGERS (pen/ink/) 1992 reprint> 92
 MARVEL U.K.
  AVENGERS (pen/) 1981> 81
  CAPTAIN BRITAIN (pen/) 1977> 77
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1981> 81
 SWORD IN THE STONE (Canada)
  SWORDS OF VALOR~ (pen/ink/) 1990 reprint> 90
  THROUGH THE TIME WARP (wr/pen/ink/) 1990> 90
 Note on comics career
  See BUSCEMA WORKSHOP c1975-77> 75 76 77
 Fan & trade zines
  Charlton Bullseye (pen/ink/) c1975> 75
  Comic Crusader (pen/ink/) 1970/72> 70 72
 ACE PERIODICALS
  MR. RISK (pen/ink/) 1950> 50
 AMALGAM COMICS (DC & MARVEL jointly)
  OZ (pen/) 1975> 75
  SPIDER-MAN AND SUPERMAN (pen/) 1981 with reprint in CROSSOVER CLASSICS: THE MARVEL / DC COLLECTION '91> 81
  SUPERMAN AND SPIDER-MAN (pen/) 1976 with reprint in CROSSOVER CLASSICS: THE MARVEL / DC COLLECTION '91> 76
 AMERICAN COMICS GROUP
  ADVENTURES INTO THE UNKNOWN~ (pen/ink/) 1958-59> 58 59
  Filler (pen/ink/) 1959> 59
  FORBIDDEN WORLDS~ (pen/ink/) 1959-60> 59 60
 CHARLTON COMICS
  Backup feature (pen/ink/) 1956 in RAMAR OF THE JUNGLE> 56
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  NATURE BOY (pen/ink/) 1956-57> 56 57
  NATURE GIRL (pen/ink/) 1957> 57
  NATURE MAN (pen/ink/) 1956-57> 56 57
 DELL PUBLICATIONS
  ALEXANDER THE GREAT (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  CADET GRAY OF WEST POINT(pen/ink/) 1958> 58
  COUNT OF MONTE CRISTO (pen/ink/) 1957> 57
  DEPUTY, THE (pen/ink/) 1960> 60
  DRUM BEAT (pen/ink/) 1955> 55
  Filler (pen/ink/) 1958-59> 58 59
  HELEN OF TROY (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
  HERCULES UNCHAINED (pen/ink/) 1959> 59
  INDIAN CHIEF~ (pen/ink/) 1954/58-59> 54 58 59
  LIVES OF PRESIDENTS~ (pen/ink/) 1957> 57
  LUKE SHORT, TOP GUN (pen/ink/) 1958> 58
  PEDRO (pen/ink/) 1958> 58
  RED WING (pen/ink/) 1958-59> 58 59
  ROY ROGERS (pen/) 1954-56> 54 55 56
  SEVENTH VOYAGE OF SINBAD (pen/ink/) 1958> 58
  SHARKFIGHTERS, THE (pen/ink/) 1957> 57
  SIR LANCELOT AND BRIAN (pen/ink/) 1957> 57
  SPARTACUS (pen/ink/) 1960> 60
  TOP GUN (pen/ink/) 1958> 58
  VIKINGS, THE (pen/ink/) 1958> 58
  WHITE EAGLE (pen/ink/) 1954/58-59> 54 58 59
 HARWELL PUBLICATIONS
  CAPTAIN GALLANT~ (pen/ink/) 1955> 55
 HILLMAN PERIODICALS
  Crime (pen/ink/) 1956> 56
 IDEAL PUBLISHING COMPANY
  Various features (pen/ink/) in reprint MARVEL collections
 MALIBU COMICS
  Illustration (pen/) 1989 [Imprint: ETERNITY]> 89
  Illustration (pen/) 1995> 95
 MARVEL COMICS
  ADVENTURES INTO WEIRD WORLDS~ (pen/ink/) 1953> 53
  ALL-TRUE CRIME CASES~ (pen/ink/) 1949> 49
  AMAZING DETECTIVE CASES~ (pen/ink/) 1950> 50
  APACHE KID (pen/ink/) 1950-52> 50 51 52
  AVENGERS (pen/ink/) in THE AVENGERS #57 (c) 1968 Marvel 0193BuscemaJohn.jpg> 68
  AVENGERS (pen/some lay/some ink/) 1967-74/76/83/85/88-89/92/94-95> 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 76 83 85 88 89 92 94 95
  BIZARRE ADVENTURES~ (pen/) 1980-82> 80 81 82
  BLACK KNIGHT (pen/) 1990> 90
  BLACK WIDOW (pen/) 1970> 70
  BLOODSTONE (pen/) 1977> 77
  BRONT (wr/pen/ink/) 1981-82> 81 82
  CAPTAIN AMERICA (pen/) 1969/78> 69 78
  CAPTAIN MARVEL (pen/) 1969> 69
  CHAMBER OF DARKNESS~ (pen/) 1979> 79
  CONAN (pen/some wr/some ink/some plot/) 1973-88/91-92/95> 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 91 92 95
  Covers (pen/some ink/) 1973-96> 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96
  COWBOY ROMANCES~ (pen/ink/) 1949> 49
  CRAZY~ (pen/ink/) 1973-74> 73 74
  CRIME FIGHTERS~ (pen/ink/) 1948-49> 48 49
  DAREDEVIL (pen/) 1976/85> 76 85
  DOC SAVAGE (pen/) 1975-76> 75 76
  DOOM 2099 (pen/) 1996> 96
  DRACULA (pen/) 1973-74/80> 73 74 80
  FAITHFUL~ (pen/ink/) 1949-50> 49 50
  FANTASTIC FOUR (pen/ink/) 1971-76/86-87> 71 72 73 74 75 76 86 87
  FANTASTIC FOUR ROAST (pen/ink/) 1982> 82
  FRANCIS, BROTHER OF THE UNIVERSE (lay/) 1980> 80
  FRANKENSTEIN (pen/) 1973-74> 73 74
  FU MANCHU (pen/ink/) 1974> 74
  GOLEM (pen/) 1974> 74
  HANDBOOK OF CONAN UNIVERSE~ (pen/ink/) 1986> 86
  HOWARD THE DUCK (pen/) 1976-77/80> 76 77 80
  HULK (pen/ink/) 1966-67/80> 66 67 80
  ILLYANA AND STORM (pen/) 1983> 83
  INDIANA JONES: RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK (pen/) 1981 movie> 81
  INHUMANS (pen/) 1970> 70
  IRON FIST (pen/ink/) 1974> 74
  JUSTICE COMICS~ (pen/ink/) 1949-50> 49 50
  KA-ZAR (pen/) 1971-72/74-75> 71 72 74 75
  KID COLT (pen/ink/) 1959> 59
  KISS (pen/) 1977> 77
  KULL (pen/) 1982-85> 82 83 84 85
  LABYRINTH (lay/) 1986 movie> 86
  LAWBREAKERS ALWAYS LOSE!~ (pen/ink/) 1948-49> 48 49
  LORNA THE JUNGLE GIRL (pen/ink/) 1953> 53
  LOVE ADVENTURES~ (pen/ink/) 1949-51> 49 50 51
  LOVE TALES~ (pen/) 1955> 55
  LOVE TRAILS~ (pen/ink/) 1949> 49
  LOVERS~ (pen/ink/) 1950> 50
  MAN COMICS~ (pen/ink/) 1950> 50
  MAN-THING (pen/) 1974-75> 74 75
  MASTER OF KUNG FU (pen/) 1975> 75
  MEPHISTO (pen/) 1987> 87
  MERLIN (wr/pen/) 1980> 80
  MGM'S MARVELOUS WIZARD OF OZ~ (pen/) 1975> 75
  MS. MARVEL (pen/) 1977> 77
  MY OWN ROMANCE~ (pen/ink/) 1959> 59
  MYSTIC~ (pen/ink/) 1953> 53
  NICK FURY (pen/) 1966> 66
  NOVA (pen/) 1976> 76
  OFFICIAL HANDBOOK OF THE MARVEL UNIVERSE~ (pen/) 1983/85-87> 83 85 86 87
  OUR LOVE STORY~ (pen/ink/) 1971> 71
  PHOENIX (pen/) 1981> 81
  PUNISHER, THE (pen/ink/) 1994> 94
  RAWHIDE KID (ink/) 1969> 69
  RED SONJA (pen/) 1978-79> 78 79
  ROMANCES OF THE WEST~ (pen/ink/) 1950> 50
  RUNE / SILVER SURFER (pen/) 1995 [with MALIBU]> 95
  SAVAGE TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1986> 86
  SHE-HULK (pen/) 1980> 80
  SILVER SURFER (pen/some lay/some plot/some ink/) 1968-70/80/88/90> 68 69 70 80 88 90
  SPIDER-MAN (pen/) 1969-70/86> 69 70 86
  SQUADRON SUPREME (lay/) 1986> 86
  STRANGE TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1953/59> 53 59
  STRANGE WORLDS~ (pen/ink/) 1959> 59
  SUB-MARINER (pen/) 1968-70> 68 69 70
  SUB-MARINER AND DR. DOOM (pen/) 1975> 75
  SUSPENSE~ (pen/ink/) 1950> 50
  TALES OF SUSPENSE~ (pen/ink/) 1959> 59
  TALES TO ASTONISH~ (pen/ink/) 1959> 59
  TARZAN (pen/ink/) 1977-78> 77 78
  TEX MORGAN (pen/ink/) 1949> 49
  THING AND SPIDER-WOMAN (pen/) 1977> 77
  THOR (pen/) 1970-79/85/95> 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 85 95
  TOWER OF SHADOWS~ (pen/) 1969> 69
  TRUE ADVENTURES~ (pen/ink/) 1950> 50
  TRUE COMPLETE MYSTERY~ (pen/ink/) 1949> 49
  TRUE LIFE TALES~ (pen/ink/) 1949> 49
  TRUE SECRETS~ (pen/) 1950> 50
  TWO-GUN WESTERN~ (pen/ink/) 1950-52> 50 51 52
  VALERIA (pen/) 1982> 82
  WARLOCK (pen/) 1972> 72
  WARRIORS OF THE SHADOW REALM (pen/) 1979> 79
  WARRIORS THREE (pen/) 1976> 76
  WEIRDWORLD (pen/) 1981-82 in EPIC ILLUSTRATED> 81 82
  WESTERN OUTLAWS AND SHERIFFS~ (pen/ink/) 1949-50> 49 50
  WHAT IF CONAN . . . ? (pen/) 1979> 79
  WHAT IF NOVA . . . ? (pen/) 1979> 79
  WILD ROMANCES~ (pen/ink/) 1950> 50
  WIZARD OF OZ (pen/) 1973> 73
  WOLVERINE (pen/some ink/) 1988-91> 88 89 90 91
  X-MEN: HEROES FOR HOPE (pen/) 1985 for famine relief> 85
  YOUNG MEN~ (pen/ink/) 1950> 50
  ZOMBIE (pen/ink/) 1973> 73
 ORBIT PUBLICATIONS
  Covers (pen/ink/) 1952-55> 52 53 54 55
  Crime (pen/ink/) 1950-51/53> 50 51 53
  LOBO THE WOLF BOY (pen/ink/) 1951> 51
  NUGGETS NUGENT (pen/ink/) 1950> 50
  Romance (pen/ink/) 1951-55> 51 52 53 54 55
  WANTED~ (pen/ink/) 1952> 52
  WILD BILL PECOS (pen/ink/) 1950-51> 50 51
 QUALITY COMICS
  LOVE LETTERS~ (pen/) 1951> 51
  Romance (pen/) 1950> 50
 SIMON & SCHUSTER
  ORIGINS OF MARVEL COMICS~ (wr/) 1974 graphic album reprint with Spider-man [Imprint: FIRESIDE BOOKS]> 74
  SON OF ORIGINS OF MARVEL COMICS~ (pen/) 1975 with Silver Surfer> 75
 ST. JOHN PUBLISHING
  DESERT EAGLE (pen/ink/) 1954 in 3-D> 54
  KID COWBOY (pen/) 1954 reprint> 54
 TOPPS COMICS
  Illustration (pen/ink/) 1993> 93
 ZIFF-DAVIS COMICS
  FAMOUS STARS~ (pen/) 1950> 50
  KID COWBOY (pen/) 1950> 50
  Romance (pen/ink/) 1950> 50