+61 3 9662 1357


Level 4 Curtin House, 252 Swanston St Melbourne 3000


About Us

We are an Australian-based creative practice whose approach purposely blurs the lines between work & play, design & art.

We are directors, thinkers & makers led by the spirit of curiosity & experimentation. Our commercial output is often fuelled by our studio projects where success, failure & chance discovery are all embraced in equal measure. Each experience provides new understanding and facilitates personal and commercial growth.

Practice makes imperfect.

Our Values

Curiosity & Experimentation
Learning & Collaboration
Positivity & Play
Surprise & Wonder
Responsibility & Impact

What We Do

We provide creative direction, art direction and design services to businesses large and small. We help agencies and producers bring their ideas to life through photography, illustration, still life, installation and design.

What our work has been used for
Advertising, Print and TV
Album Art and Music Video
Brand and Identity
Festival Identity and Design
Event Design
Promotional Posters and Flyers
Large scale wall graphics
Product Collaboration
Book Design
Book illustration
Editorial illustration
Set Design
Product Styling
Titles for Film and TV

Who We Work With

Adidas Originals, Nike, Puma, Samsung, Qantas, IKEA, BMW MINI, Renault, MTV, Telstra, Visa, American Express, NAB, Paypal, Pernod Ricard, Canadian Club, Wither Hills, David Jones, Myer, Kmart, T2, Lavazza, Nespresso,Wrigley 5GUM, Lee Jeans, Crumpler.

The Monkeys, Clemenger BBDO, Droga 5, WHYBIN/TBWA, DDB, M&C Saatchi, M.A.P, Publicis Mojo, Naked, Ogilvy, BMF, BWM, AJF Partnership, George Patterson Y&R, Exit Films, Film Motel, Right Angle Studio, Fabio Ongarato.

RMIT Design Hub, Mpavilion, The Australian Ballet, Chunky Move, Stompin, Melbourne International Arts Festival, Next Wave Festival, Melbourne Design Festival.

Future Classic, Mushroom Records, Modular Records, Downtown Records, Chet Faker, Roland Tings, Melbourne Music Week.

Artist & Photographers
Lucy McRae, Simon Zoric, Oslo Davis, Michael Corridore, Derek Henderson, Scott Newett, Alan & Gretchen, Peter Bennetts, Julian Wolkenstein, Sebastian Gollings, Kai Neville.

Not for Profit
The Lighthouse Foundation, Shebeen, Who Gives A Crap.

Publishing & Editorial
Vice, Red Bull Media House, Thames and Hudson, Hardie Grant, Oxford University Press, Nylon Magazine, Business Week New York.

Sibling, BKK, Mirror Systems, Rothe Lowman, WoodWoodWard.

Tourism Victoria, City of Melbourne, The Department of Education, The Royal Children’s Hospital.

Selected Exhibitions

2014 The Second Bus Projects Edition Exhibition, Melbourne. 
2014 MelbourneNOW, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne.

2014 Adidas Stan Smith, 45 Downstairs, Melbourne.
2013 Useful – Here and Now, Carriage Works, Sydney.
2012 Melbourne Music Week, Melbourne (Solo).
2011 HouseWear, Goodtimes Studio, Melbourne.
2011 Holy-Grams, Visual Arts Program, The Melbourne International Arts Festival (Solo).
2009 A Relative Distance, Lamington Drive, Melbourne (Solo).
2009 Skin and Bone, Bus Gallery, Melbourne.
2008 Al-Ah-Manful, Utopian Slumps Gallery.
2006 In Your Face: Contemporary Graphic Design, Powerhouse Museum, Sydney.
2004 Surface, Shed 14 Docklands, Melbourne.
2004 P1, Bus Gallery, Melbourne.

Selected Press

Online Articles & Interviews
2016 The Creators Project, Sound + Vision at the Sydney Opera House
2015 I-D Magazine, Design Studio Tin&Ed Take on Adidas
2015 Pitch-Present, Tin&Ed Studio Profile
2014 Desktop Magazine, Tin&Ed turn still life experiments into album artwork
2014 Creative Review, Record Sleeves of the Month
2011 Desktop Magazine, Studio Profile – Tin&Ed
2010 PedestrianTV, tin&ed Semi-Permanent Interview
2010 Junior, tin&ed Interview
2010 The Design Files, tin&ed interview

Printed Books & Magazines
2013 Fully Booked – Ink on Paper, Book, Gestalten (Berlin)
2012 Viscomm Book, Cambridge University Press (London, New York, Melbourne)
2011 Where they Create, Book, FRAME Publishing (Amsterdam)
2011 Speak Up! iDN extra 06 Semi-Permanent Book, idN (Hong Kong)
2010 Nylon Magazine, Nylon Holding Inc. (New York)
2010 New Illustration with Type, Book, Batsford (London)
2009 Small Studios, Book, Hesign Publishing (Shanghai/Berlin)
2007 idN Fashion issue (Volume 12 Number 3), iDN (Hong Kong)
2007 MINI International #24, BMW MINI Brand Management (Munich)