deutsche Versionfrom 7.-10.June 2012
Award/Jury Nominees Gala Nominees/Winners since 1984

The “Max und Moritz“ Gala in Erlangen’s baroque theatre on Friday, 8 June 2012, at 9 p.m., is the highlight of the Salon. The “Max und Moritz” Prize, endowed by “Bulls Press” and presented by the City of Erlangen, is the most important prize for graphic literature in the German-speaking countries. It is awarded in different categories by an independent jury of professionals and plays a decisive role in the recognition of comics art in the German-speaking countries. The work of outstanding artists is recognised, exemplary publishing encouraged and debate on graphic literature encouraged by the prize. Alberto Breccia, Will Eisner, André Franquin, Robert Crumb, Moebius / Jean Giraud, José Muñoz, Albert Uderzo, Jacques Tardi, Alan Moore and Pierre Christin have previously received the Lifetime Achievement Award.

You will find the Lifetime Achievement Award 2012 and the 25 titles nominated for the “Max und Moritz“-Award 2012 here.