Simon Bertrand was born in 1980 and has a master’s degree in visual and media arts at UQAM university. He received a grant from the Canada Council for the Arts for his project Retranscription de Énéide. His works have been exhibited at the International Symposium of Contemporary Art of Baie-Saint-Paul in 2014, among others, and are included in many private collections in Quebec and Canada, as well as the Collection de Prêt of the Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, which recently acquired the work Retranscription of Antigone.