pig or wig? isabel + helen take us inside cavy clubs in the UK
pig or wig? isabel + helen take us inside cavy clubs in the UK pig or wig? isabel + helen take us inside cavy clubs in the UK
oct 18, 2015

pig or wig? isabel + helen take us inside cavy clubs in the UK

pig or wig? isabel + helen take us inside cavy clubs in the UK
images courtesy of isabel and helen




while dog shows garner widespread and universal popularity among owners and enthusiasts alike, the world of guinea pig clubs remains elusive and a bit bizarre to most everyday people. isabel + helen, a creative partnership based in london, takes a humorous look at cavy clubs in the UK, where guinea pig possessors exhibit their animals and win trophies for the breed. for the photographic series ‘pig or wig’, isabel + helen make the viewer decide if they’re looking at the carefully combed locks of cavy, or a synthetic hairpiece made for humans.






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