Michèle Bertol is Haitian. She moved to Montreal from 64, his family had decided to emigrate.
Planner, she worked in the Arctic from 1990 to 2011. She began to paint systematically in 2003.
She performed a solo exhibition in 2008 in Iqaluit, Nunavut, and one in Montreal in 2009, the Gemst Gallery.
Since his return to Montreal in 2011, she gets inspired by street scenes of the city.