Food in art... art in food.
Still life paintings have been a staple of the art world for millennia, from tomb paintings, to Renaissance treasures, 17th century masterpieces and the Impressionists. And now contemporary artists keep the genre fresh with new takes on this beloved subject. We've taken our cue from some famous and not so famous art pieces and matched them to a range of recipes we think will give you a chance to show your own artistry in the kitchen. What painting spurred our choices? Well you'll have to read them to find out. But first you must read our "Deguscussion by an arty farty foodie" which traces that fascinating history of food in still life.