|Occupation||Artist. Writer. Teacher.|
|Location||Montreal, Qc, Canada|
|Introduction||My ambition as a toddler was to become a garbage man. Sadly, this was never realized. What I did manage to do is become a children's book writer and illustrator. I also teach history at a college. I delight in giraffes, Adam Curtis films and goldfish crackers.|
|Interests||Art, Illustration, Children's books, Movies, History, Science, Nature, Music, Meditation, Food, Conversation...|
|Favorite Movies||Hannah and Her Sisters, Five Easy Pieces, The Player, America's Sweethearts, Clockers, Lone Star, Igby Goes Down, LA Confidential, L'Ami de mon amie, Gummo, Traffic, Seven Samurai, The Bridge On The River Kwai, Le Roi et l'oiseau, Eat Drink Man Woman, En Compagnie d'Antonin Artaud, Le Souper, Le Goût des autres, The Cook The Thief His Wife Her Lover, Last Days, Un Prophète, Apocalypse Now, Waltz With Bashir, Deconstructing Harry|
|Favorite Music||Miles Davis, Hariprasad Chaurasia, Brian Eno, Bob Dylan, Debashish Bhattacharya, Paul Desmond, Jim Hall, Gabriel Fauré, Claude Debussy, Pierre Bensusan, James Brown, Philip Glass, Emily Remler, Mariah Carey, Cliff Martinez, Baden Powell, Antonio Carlos Jobim|
|Favorite Books||Clarice Bean Spells Trouble, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Tres Tristes Tigres, The Ambassadors, London Fields, American Tabloid, Guns Germs and Steel, 2666, Les Mémoires d'outre tombe, Il nome della rosa, Calvin & Hobbes, Hubert Monteilhet, Gaston Lagaffe|
Do you know why giraffes have spots?