After her studies (languages and law) at the Université Libre de Bruxelles, Alberta Sessa started working in the distribution of documentary and experimental movies (1995-1999). In 1998 she started a series called Le Monde tel qu'il va, based on newspaper clippings. Expositions in Ottignies (Centre Nerveux), Brussels (Magazin asbl, Galerie Paolo Boselli and in the Pianofabriek) and Barcelona (Espace Séphora). Between 2000 and 2003 she created three videos: Pieces of Barcelona (2000); Walking London (2001) and the travel diary Après la pluie (2003).