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We are besotted with paper for its adaptable, foldable, cut-able, concealable, revealing nature. In our artists' books, prints, zines, drawings, and collages, we use an armoury of play, humour, and perhaps the poetic too, to lure you closer. The animal is oft present and easily detectable, the centre of our paper stage. Hard to miss, over here and over there, the animal runs up hills, scales rooftops, and sometimes appears to take flight. Gliding through a scene it is too large to be contained within or perhaps too manmade to call home, that it has a tail or feathers or furred muzzle is not solely why its form appears. For us, the animal is there to question our very behaviour, those moral principles one governs the self by, and to explore our relationship with the natural world. The words of Gogol whisper in the ear, "the longer and more carefully we look at a funny story, the sadder it becomes". And thus, we leave our scenes open-ended, inviting you to ponder and perhaps find that things are not always as they first appear.

Based in Melbourne, Australia, we work from home. More often than not, we collaborate.

We hope you enjoy what you find here and we thank-you for stopping by.

Yours in paper roll,
Gracia & Louise

RECENT EXHIBITION: In Your Dreams, Counihan Gallery

RECENT EXHIBITION: In Your Dreams, Counihan Gallery

NEW ARTISTS' BOOK: A Flight of Twelve Southern Hemisphere Birds

NEW ARTISTS' BOOK: A Flight of Twelve Southern Hemisphere Birds

NEW COLLAGES: For The Australian Ballet's Behind Ballet blog, for Ballet Imperial

NEW COLLAGES: For The Australian Ballet's Behind Ballet blog, for Ballet Imperial

NEW ARTISTS' BOOK: Under the water, with a two-colour eye-glass, something similar

NEW ARTISTS' BOOK: Under the water, with a two-colour eye-glass, something similar

NEW ARTIST'S BOOK: A Year of Southern Hemisphere Birds

NEW ARTIST'S BOOK: A Year of Southern Hemisphere Birds

NEW ZINE: In your dreams, blurred and distinct

NEW ZINE: In your dreams, blurred and distinct

IN THE WINDOW: Not Quite Sure at Port Jackson Press Gallery

IN THE WINDOW: Not Quite Sure at Port Jackson Press Gallery

RECENT READ: For Fjord Review, The Australian Ballet's Chroma

RECENT READ: For Fjord Review, The Australian Ballet's Chroma

IN INTERVIEW: Q&A for 30 Days of Collage

IN INTERVIEW: Q&A for 30 Days of Collage

GREETING CARDS: Through our online store and wholesale

GREETING CARDS: Through our online store and wholesale

NEW ZINE: Misreadings

NEW ZINE: Misreadings

NEW ARTISTS' BOOK: As if from the clouds, restless

NEW ARTISTS' BOOK: As if from the clouds, restless



Our artists' books can be found in the collections of: Artspace Mackay; Bibliotheca Librorum Apud Artificem; Deakin University Library; Melbourne University Library; Monash University Library; National Gallery of Australia; RMIT University Library; State Library of New South Wales; State Library of Victoria; State Library of Queensland; Tate (UK); University of the West of England (UK).