“We’re both violas and when we were doing this whole thing we thought we couldn’t have two violas, we had to have a violin. So we flipped a coin and he lost,” Baptiste divulges of their unscientific process.
I never think of myself as a fully entrenched insider when I'm making my work. I make my work from the borderline position—the perpetual diasporic position—as someone from the inside and outside at the same time. It's a good place for an artist to work from, where you realize both how much you know and don't know.
The ladies behind Fathom Away are as fabulous and well-travelled as you imagine them to be. When not frolicking for Fathom, they are firmly rooted in The City. Fathom is about how their work blends into their fun