FEEDING MACHINE

The eating machine made a debut in the Charlie Chapman directed film: Modern Times. It was a silent comedy that was released in 1936. It was about the lives of people who had to face the Great Depression and about the modern industrialization. In one scene, they have managed to build a machine where people…

Giuseppe Arcibaldo

Giuseppe Arcibaldo is an Italian painter who mainly produces portraits that are composed of food and objects. He creates paintings where from afar, they look like portraits of people yet they are made up of fruits and other foods.This was a very innovative way of thinking about the Renaissance period where portraits were often realism…

DANIEL SPOERRI

Daniel Spoerri is a Swiss artist and writer who is well known for his “snare-pictures”. His artwork about the remains of a dinner party or a meal has become infamous. “objects found in chance positions, in order or disorder (on tables, in boxes, drawers, etc.) are fixed (‘snared’) as they are. Only the plane is…

DINARA KASKO

Dinara Kosaka is a Ukranian pastry chef who uses her background in architecture in her pastries. She models geometric moulds on computer software and then prints them through a 3D printer. This is a significant change in traditional pastry making, as shapes that were impossible to produce naturally are now possible through these moulds. She…

SONIA VERGUET

SONIA VERGUET http://soniaverguet.com/ Sonia Verguet is a food designer who uses her culinary background to create innovative designs. In one of her projects, she created a “costume + food” performance. To bring fashion and cuisine together she created costumes on “waiters” that were edible. Viewers would walk around these waiters, and they were able to…

TOOLS OF FOOD

  https://www.toolsoffood.com/ Tools of food is a company that incorporated food with design. Their goal is to create designs that are sustainable. They are a young French company, founded by Luz Moreno and Anaïs Silvestro. They do workshops around the world to spread their goal. The Food Painting is a project where they use all food-based products to create…

TATE SENSORIUM

   TATE SENSORIUM Tate Sensorium is an artistic experience that took place in the Tate Britain. They tried to bring “senses that are not usually brought to an exhibition”. Flying Object wanted to let the audience experience the preexisting art in a new light. Through using different smells, taste, sound, and feeling they created a…

THE DINNER PARTY

The Dinner Party is a large-scale installation made by Judy Chicago (mixed media 1979). She creates a triangular dinner table ( 15m per side) that is composed of 39 individual plate settings. Each dinner setting has an embroidered tablecloth and plates that are personalised. This is an art piece that expresses Judy Chicago’s feminist views. Each table…