Alan and Michael Fleming live and work in Chicago. They are currently MFA candidates in the performance department at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago. In 2007 they both graduated from The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with BFA degrees in painting. The Fleming twins have been working collaboratively since 2005. Their work has been exhibited nationally and internationally including shows in Chicago, New York, Berlin, Glasgow and Rio De Janeiro. In 2008 their video series "At Rest: The Body in Architecture" won the "Performing" section at the Kinolewchyk Festival at the Idea Museum in Lviv, Ukraine. In 2006 they were awarded the "Group 4 Award" from the Foundry Art Centre for their video "Defining the Frame".