Gif of a drawing by Marc Andre. This listing is for the original drawing. NFT listing here.
Born in Toulouse, France August 13, 1991 Marc Andre is a multi-disciplinary artist. Originally from Paris he grew up frequenting museums and traveling to different countries across the Pan-African regions with his mother. This had a profound impact on Andre, and his creative practices. At 14, he moved to the US to join his father. where he began a different life and pursued learning English. While in the US Andre amassed himself a career as a self-taught producer and rapper building a name in the underground hip hop scene in D.C.
In 2021 Andre established himself as a painter. A practice in which his true roots intertwine, the reckoning with the African diaspora found in the work. He has sold paintings to renowned artists such as Tim Okamura , Julia Lang and rapper Westside Gunn.
Andre is also a creator of digital art, harnessing his drawings skills and bringing his African knowledge to the US contemporary art world at large.