Maëlle André is an artist, photographer & videographer from Belgium. She attended different art schools and studied art history, graphic design, visual communication, fashion design... Captivated by imagery since a very early age and being brought up in a family of artists; she found herself accredited with a lot of artistic influences which lead her to wanna surprise herself and her audience permanently. 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. Choosing natural daylight in unusual outdoor locations, her work is colorful, vibrant, feminine and creative. Published internationally, showcased in exhibitions and well represented on the internet; she collaborates with fashion designers, artists, music labels and medias for the realization of music videos, album artwork, look book, promotional pictures...
Multi-talented artist, she finds interest in webdesign, painting, drawing, singing, music and dancing. She is a Nia Technique White Belt Certificate and teaches Nia dance classes.
EDITORIAL & PUBLICATIONS
Inked Girls Magazine
The Storm Magazine
Tattoo Revolution Magazine
Brussels Is Burning
Sony Music (Lea Lu, Ivo)
Atmosphèriques (Medi, Swann)
Pias (Bert Ostyn)
Jaune Orange (Pale Grey, MLCD)
Pure FM - RTBF - Classic21 (Festival Invasion, Nuits Bota, Showcases, Animateurs)
ESA Saint Luc Tournai
Wonder Vintage Market
Doriane Van Overeem
Grey Like Masquerade
Kiss Diss Clothing
Brussels Fashion Days 2nd Edition
Exhi-B March & October, Brussels
G.A.L.A. at Mr Wong, Brussels
Carre d'Esse, Liège
Brussels Fashion Days 1st Edition
Exhi-B October, Brussels
Yellow Pimento at Vintage Hotel Brussels, Represented by Worbz
Affordable Art Fair Brussels, Represented by AppArt Gallery
American Road Trip at Libertine Supersport K-NAL, Brussels
Tattoos at AppArt Gallery, Brussels
Since January 2015, Maëlle started her own educative organization We Art One which promotes art education in developing country like Nepal. The last few months, she dedicated her time to teach art and to share her artistic knowledge. We Art One is working into schools teaching art classes, providing creative solutions and artistic improvements, creating handicraft and fundraising events to help them and organizing kids workshop for underprivileged children.
Beside the many actions of We Art One, Maëlle is actively supporting one school in Nepal, by volunteering, teaching and managing communication & art related work for the school. Visit Shamrock School Nepal to help them.
Supporter of the animal cause, Maëlle encourage people to take action for the voiceless. Member of Peta & Gaia she recently started to help a small group of volunteers which rescue street dogs from Nepal. Visit Finding Nepali Dogs A Home to help them.