Archive for September 17, 2018

trying to be zen

Recipe: fried brussels sprouts with fish sauce vinaigrette I don’t do well with hot weather, and it has been stupidly hot here this last week. Thankfully the smoke from Western wildfires has been on leave for much of this heat…

Peanut Butter Cup Meringue Cookies

Sometimes you come upon greatness from the oddest paths. When I opened Rebecca Firth’s The Cookie Book, I landed on this Peanut Butter Cup Meringue Cookies recipe, not because of the gorgeous photo (or my absolute love of meringue), which…

White Negroni

While my computer is still in the shop (it’s going on week three…) I’ve been eking out posts while praying to the gods, or technicians at Apple, that I get it back soon. In the meantime, it gave me a good…

Seer as Seen: Maurice Merleau-Ponty’s concept of reversibility applied to food-art

Paper presented at HDR Conference (Panel 4), UNSW Art & Design, 4 September 2018.

Allan Kaprow, Eat. 1964, installation view, installation view towards front entry with bridge centre, two performers serving wine, and apples suspended from the ceiling

Abstract:

This PhD research addresses modern…