Tastes Like Art
We eat first with our eyes. When strawberries are perfectly red, they seem to taste sweeter. When chicken is painted blue, it’s disturbing. The ancient Romans understood that, and certainly today’s top chefs exploit it when they plate their food.
Image Credit: Museum of Modern Art; Crossmodal Research Laboratory
The girl in the black tights, Cathy Daley
Josh McKenna, from the series of illustrations for Roald Dahl’s short story, Man from the South
via It’s Nice That
“Jealousy" (with detail), 1892, Tihamer Margitay. Taken by me at the Hungarian National Gallery, Budapest.