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Frédéric Boilet  [Edit]
     
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Associated Names
フレデリック·ボワレ
 
Name (in native language)
Frédéric Boilet
 
Birth Place
Épinal, France
 
Birth Date
January 16, 1960
 
Zodiac
Capricorn
 
Last Updated
April 27th, 6:16am PST
 
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From Wikipedia:

Frédéric Boilet's debut in comic art was in 1983 with La Nuit des Archées.

He created Le Rayon vert in 1987, followed by 36 15 Alexia in 1990, two albums where he experimented with a method of working, that is still uniquely his today, in which he resorts almost exclusively to photographs and video.

His encounter with Benoît Peeters in 1990 turned his work toward semi-autobiographical stories tinged with humour : Love Hotel (1993), Tôkyô est mon jardin (1997) and Demi-tour (1997).

Today, Frédéric Boilet lives in Japan where Tôkyô est mon jardin was translated in 1998 and Demi-tour the following year. He started doing work for manga magazines in the late nineties, and is a rare example of a western comics artist having some degree of success in the Japanese market.

In 2001, on the occasion of the simultaneous publication in France and Japan of the critically-acclaimed Yukiko's Spinach, he launched the Nouvelle Manga movement in Tokyo, which seeks to combine mature sophisticated daily life manga with the artistic style of traditional Franco-Belgian comics.

His latest album Mariko Parade, a collaboration with the manga artist Kan Takahama, was published in France and Japan in 2003.
 
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Gender
Male
 
Genres
Drama(4)  Slice of Life(4)  Romance(3)  Adult(2)  Comedy(2)  Mature(1)  Psychological(1)  Shoujo(1)  Smut(1)  Sports(1)  Supernatural(1) 
 
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Series Title (Click for series info)   Genre   Year
Japan as Viewed by 17 Creators   Adult, Drama, Psychological, Slice of Life, Supernatural   2006
Mariko Parade   Comedy, Drama, Romance, Shoujo, Slice of Life, Smut   2003
Adidas Manga Fever   Drama, Sports   2002
Yukiko's Spinach   Adult, Drama, Romance, Slice of Life   2001
Tokyo Is my Garden   Comedy, Mature, Romance, Slice of Life   1997
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