In 2009 André Laame won the Elysée Prize for Painting. He has illustrated for renowned publishers such as the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, the Süddeutsche Zeitung and the Swiss Du Magazin. Die Zeit published his own illustration contribution on the Charlie Hebdo attack in 2015. André's topics are people, relationships and portraits. He uses painting, drawing and digital tools and works with a reduced palette of colours. The portrait of Stephen King is his latest work.