Alexandra Levasseur is a painter, sculptor and animated filmmaker born in Shawingan in 1982. She holds a BA in Fine Arts from the University of Costa Rica (2006), an MA in Illustration / Communication from the 'EINA in Barcelona (2008) and a major in film animation from Concordia University in Montreal (2014). She has received academic excellence scholarships from the Blairmore Foundation (2013) and Turtle Creek Asset Management (2014). She has participated in several exhibitions and film festivals around the world; she also received a grant from the Canada Council for the Arts for her latest film project (2017). She currently lives in Montreal.