Andre von Morisse (b. 1966), a Norwegian painter, was born in Oslo, Norway and came to the United States in 1978. He graduated Cum Laude from the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California in 1990. In 1991, he moved to New York, where he began to show his paintings. He won the Best New Contemporary Artists Award at the Kunstnernes Hus Museum in Oslo, Norway in 2005. His work End of Dawn explores the relationship between painting and photography. The artist lives and works in New York.