Artist

MCAF

About Boum

Artist

Canada

La Pastèque, Front Froid, Soaring Penguin Press

Author’s Graphic Novel, Humour

Youth

After ten years of studies and work in animation, Boum tries making comics and becomes completely addicted. She is mostly known for Boumeries, a journal comic, but she also wrote A Small Revolution (Front Froid, 2012 and Soaring Penguin Press, 2017) and Nausées matinales et autres petits bonheurs (La Pastèque, 2019). Her comics are shortlisted for many prizes across the years: Bedelys, Expozine Awards, Joe Shuster Awards, Ignatz Awards, Doug Wright Awards... She is currently working on several comic projects at once, while also illustrating kids' books.

Books

Boumeries

Awards

Nomination - Doug Wright Awards 2020, Best Small- or Micro-Press Book (Boumeries vol. 9)
Gagné - Sequential Magazine Awards 2019, Favourite Cartoonist
Gagné - Sequential Magazine Awards 2019, Best Webcomic (Boumeries)
Nomination - Joe Shuster Awards 2018, Outstanding Webcomics Creator (Boumeries)
Gagné - Excellence in Webcomics Awards 2017, Comedy (Boumeries)
Nomination - Joe Shuster Awards 2017, Outstanding Webcomics Creator (Boumeries)
Nomination - Ignatz Awards 2016, Outstanding Online Comic (A Small Revolution)
Nomination - Prix Bédélys 2016, Meilleure BD indépendante (Boumeries vol. 6)
Nomination - Joe Shuster Awards 2015, Outstanding Webcomics Creator (Boumeries)
Nomination - Prix Bédélys 2012, Meilleure BD indépendante (La petite révolution)
Gagné - Prix Expozine 2011, Meilleure BD francophone (Boumeries vol. 1)
Nomination - Prix Bédélys 2011, Meilleure BD indépendante (Boumeries vol. 1)


Activities

Saturday, May 23

Guest at the MCAF in

2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020