Japon Europe - Regards croisés en BD (Japan Europe - Perspectives in BD)
This book presents itself as a beautiful book of 240 pages, compiling graphic interactions between art of drawing and painting from Europe and from Japan, focusing of course on the BD and manga. The texts are bilingual, French-Japanese, and can be read in both directions, starting from the beginning or the end!
On one side, we can see how European artists represented Japan, the Middle Ages to the present day: Hergé, Auguste Liquois, Victor Hubinon, Edgar P. Jacobs, Willy Vandersteen, Jijé, Will, Pierre Dupuis, Félix Molinari, Robert Gigi, Jo-Ël Azara, Roger Leloup, Dimitri, Jean-Claude Fournier, Philippe Adamov, Marc Michetz, Frank, Olivier Neuray, Philippe Berthet, Jung, Thierry Gioux, Hub, Frédéric Genêt, Hugues Micol, Benjamin Lacombe, Djief, José Luis Munuera, Frédéric Boilet, Joann Sfar …
On the other side, lots of mangakas show us how they imagine Europe during its history : Riyoko Ikeda, Toshie Kihara, Ryoko Yamagishi, Yasuko Aoike, Kyoko Ariyoshi, Masumi Kawasou…
Author: Herman, Paul
Paperback: 240 pages
Product Dimensions: 30.8 x 22.6 x 2.2 cm
Legal deposit: 02/2009 (Published on 18/03/2009)