La saison sombre (The Dark Season) is intended as a kind of omen. The video shows us devastated places and landscapes with extreme climates. It alludes to some of the upheavals current societies are undergoing, at a time when our dependence on fossil fuels is only growing.
Born in 1969, Isabelle Hayeur lives and works in Rawdon, Canada. As an image-making artist, she is known for her large digital montages, her videos and her site-specific installations.Her work is situated within a critical approach to the environment, urban development and to social conditions. She is particularly interested in the feelings of alienation, uprooting and dislocation. Her artworks have been shown in the context of numerous exhibitions and festivals.