WELCOME TO THE ZEN OF NIMBUS

Greetings! I'm Michael Sloan, and this is the official site devoted to Nimbus, my comic character. You can view my Zen of Nimbus comic, read my Chronicles of Nimbus graphic novels, browse through Travels of Nimbus artwork, and buy Nimbus t-shirts at my shop.

Who is Nimbus? He's a world-famous astronomer and explorer, reluctant celebrity, space traveler, adventurer, quixotic character, cosmic contemplator... and more. Browse through this site and discover the world of Nimbus!

Michael Sloan is the author and creator of The Zen of Nimbus comics, graphic novels and paintings. His illustration work has appeared in many publications including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The New Yorker, and The Washington Post. His artwork has been awarded three silver medals from The Society of Illustrators in NYC.

Michael and author Jake Halpern collaborated on Welcome to the New World, a comic strip that documents the lives of a Syrian refugee family recently arrived in the U.S. This 20-episode comic appeared in The New York Times / Sunday Review, and can be viewed on The New York Times website

Jake and Michael received a 2018 Pulitzer Prize in editorial cartooning for Welcome to the New World.

For more information about illustrations, please visit Michael Sloan's illustration website.