Michel Pichon is the son of a writer (father) and a comedian (mother). He studied applied arts in Paris for four years. He has been active in the illustration and comics field since 1966. His work has been published in such magazines as Hara-Kiri, Lui, Plexus, Le Mirroir Fantastique, Penthouse and Play-Boy. He is one of the regular contributors to the comics magazines Fluide Glacial and Psikopat. His work has been collected in albums such as 'A Toi pour la Vie', 'Je Reviens, Je Vais Faire les Courses', 'La Vie Exemplaire de Mme. La Pute' and 'La Vie des Pauvres'.