Pnina C. Gagnon was born in Haifa, Israel in 1940.
She currently lives and works in Montréal. She is a member of The Royal Canadian Academy of Arts.
Gagnon is a multidisciplinary artist, her work is devoted to nature and imagination. For nearly ten years, she has used her personal dreams as subjects and inspiration for her paintings.
Her projects, or rather artists books, include short stories she has written to accompany her works on paper.
More recently Gagnon's work is inspired by political and cultural situations around the world.