Blanchard, Gilles

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Blanchard, Gilles Gender: M
Gilles Marie Bernard Evrard Blanchard
born on 9 December 1953 at 14:15 (= 2:15 PM )
Place Ste.Adresse, France, 49n30, 0e05
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Brun
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 17°11' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 24°34 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 14°56'


French artist and painter, part of the gay artist duo Pierre et Gilles, with his partner Pierre Commoy.

People photographed by Pierre et Gilles include: musicians Amanda Lear (the cover of her 1980 album Diamonds for Breakfast, one of their first assignments), Lio, Khaled, Étienne Daho, Marie France, Mikado, Marc Almond, Leslie Winer, Marilyn Manson, Madonna, Kylie Minogue, Erasure, Deee-Lite, The Creatures, Nina Hagen and CocoRosie (the cover of their 2007 album The Adventures of Ghosthorse and Stillborn); model Naomi Campbell, actresses Tilda Swinton and Catherine Deneuve, actors Salim Kechiouche, Jérémie Renier and Layke Anderson and also designers Jean-Paul Gaultier and Paloma Picasso.

They directed Marc Almond's 1990 music video for the song "A Lover Spurned" and Lamour's video clip for "Tu es foutu". Their most photographed muse is British male super model Enzo Junior, who has been photographed nine times.

Link to Pierre et Gilles


  • associate relationship with Daman, Eric (born 21 August 1970)
  • spousal equivalent relationship with Commoy, Pierre (born 15 August 1949)


  • Relationship : Marriage 26 January 2009 (PACS with Pierre Commoy)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Birth record in hand, acte 766/1953, by email from Marc Brun. Data requested from Brun by Sy Scholfield and first published on Scholfield's blog on 13 September 2013.


  • Family : Relationship : Mate - Same sex (Pierre Commoy)
  • Passions : Sexuality : Homosexual male (Gay)
  • Vocation : Art : Fine art artist (Painter, in artistic duo 'Pierre et Gilles')
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director (Music video)
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession