Maëlle André is a multi-talented artist born in Belgium. 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. She works as a freelance photographer, film maker, web designer, graphic designer and 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, music.
After traveling and living in Europe and the US, she felt in love with Nepal where she moved in 2014. She founded “We Art One” a community which promotes creativity and give access to art education for underprivileged children, offering art classes and workshops, murals for schools and community projects. She is also involved as a marketing manager and creative for women empowerment projects, charity school and animal shelters in Nepal.
Maëlle’s work has been featured in many medias and magazines as: Elle Magazine (BE), Inked Magazine (US), Victoire Magazine (BE), Coco Magazine, BenTrovato Magazine, Superior Magazine, Papercut Magazine, Jute Magazine, The Storm Magazine, Lucy’s Magazine, Front Mag, Tattoo Revolution Magazine, INKarnation Book, WAD magazine, Boy London (UK) and many more. Maëlle’s clients list includes among others: Sony Music (Lea Lu, Ivo), Atmosphèriques (FR) (Medi, Swann), Pias (Bert Ostyn), Jaune Orange (Pale Grey, MLCD), RTBF (BE) (Pure FM, Classic21), ESA Saint Luc Tournai (BE), Doriane Van Overeem (BE), Cookie Ann (FR), David Giampiccolo (US), Lolly Wish (BE), La Claire (BE), TIMI (NL), Local Women’s Handicrafts (NP),…
Maëlle participated in a few exhibitions in Belgium: Brussels Fashion Days 2nd Edition (2013), Exhi-B March & October (2013),
G.A.L.A. at Mr Wong Brussels (2013), Carre d’Esse Liège (2013), Brussels Fashion Days 1st Edition (2012), Exhi-B October (2012), Yellow Pimento at Vintage Hotel Brussels represented by Worbz (2012), Affordable Art Fair Brussels represented by AppArt Gallery (2012), American Road Trip at Libertine Supersport K-NAL Brussels (2011), Tattoos at AppArt Gallery Brussels (2011)