Born in Colombia and raised with a Russian background, Andrei Amado is a German fashion designer and illustrator. After studying fashion design and art in Berlin and Antwerp, he graduated from the MA course at Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design in March 2011. His MA collection was a series of garments in fur inspired by aerobic sportswear and Olivia Newton John. Prior to his MA, he worked at Marios Schwab and Tim van Steenbergen. He is currently living and working in London.