Maëlle André is a multi-talented artist born in Belgium in 1987. Captivated by imagery since a very early age and being brought up in a family of artists & musicians; she found herself accredited with a lot of artistic influences. Self-taught and determinate, her creativity comes from fashion, music, cinema… Adventurer and independent, she is passionate by the desire to discover the world and her numerous travels are a constant source of inspirations.
Published internationally in various magazines, showcased in exhibitions and well represented on the internet; she collaborates with fashion designers, brands, artists, music labels and medias for the realization of editorials, music videos, album artwork, look book, promotional pictures… She also works as a web designer, graphic designer, painter. She attended different art schools and studied art history, graphic design, visual communication, fashion design. She finds interest in everything creative: painting, drawing, singing, playing music, dancing and she is a certified NIA fitness dance teacher.
After traveling in Europe & the US, being inspired by California & New York many times, she felt in love with Asia, especially with Nepal where she moved in 2014. There she founded « We Art One » a non-profit structure which promotes art and give access to art education for underprivileged children in developing country like Nepal. Beside her work, she is volunteering in her project: teaching art classes and kids workshops, painting into schools and being involved in various fundraising projects.
Maëlle André is the founder of We Art One: started in 2015, the aspiration of We Art One is to give access to art education & creativity to unprivileged children in Nepal. Maëlle is teaching art classes & kids workshop along with other creative projects.