A French-Canadian, based in Montreal, Séguin has designed feature films, television series and live theatrical stage productions all around the world. He has won five Genie Awards for Achievement in Art Direction from the Canadian Academy of Film and Television, and has been nominated twice more.
Séguin has collaborated with director François Giraud on films such as Red Violin and Silk, as well as on the Cirque du Soleil show, Zed, in Japan. He designed Cirque du Soleil’s Las Vegas show Michael Jackson: One, and travelled to China to design Dragon’s production of The Han Show. Feature film credits include Lucky Number Slevin and Push for director Paul McGuigan; Billy Ray’s Shattered Glass; The Karate Kid and The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, for director Harald Zwart; and the Denys Arcand-directed Jesus de Montreal and Les Invasions Barbares.
Séguin also designed the acclaimed Showtime television series The Borgias for director Neil Jordan, which earned him an Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Art Direction. He recently designed John Crowley’s Best Picture-nominated film Brooklyn, starring Domhnall Gleeson, Saoirse Ronan and Jim Broadbent.