Gisèle Benoit is a wildlife artist, naturalist, scientific popularizer, author and director of wildlife documentaries. The public have discovered Gisèle through numerous gallery and museum exhibitions, art books and outstanding documentaries on boreal wildlife. Her work is recognized in Canada and abroad. Since 2001, she has focused primarily on the protection of northern predators such as the grey wolf and Canada lynx.
Writer and anthropologist
Excerpt from the book FRISSON SACRÉ du monde sauvage
The GB.TV channel presents exceptional documentaries and podcasts on Nature and Wildlife. New: LYNX, Guardian of Forgotten Secrets, a documentary directed by Gisèle Benoit in 2019, the result of 15 years of observations on Canada lynx. Discover or revisit with pleasure the documentaries that have made the reputations of Gisèle Benoit and her parents, such as In the Company of Moose, The Grouse: An Exceptional Bird, as well as the series Wilderness Encounters. In preparation: a captivating web-series about the grey wolf!
Located in the Gaspésie tourist region, the Monique and Gisèle Benoit Centre invites people to develop their senses and rediscover the wonders of nature by visiting the largest wildlife art exhibition in eastern Canada. Video projections complete the visit. The mission of the centre: to touch, amaze and make people of all ages aware of wildlife, through the considerable work of the Benoit family.
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