The image above is part of the ‘Broodthaerscabinet’: a space that museum S.M.A.K. in Brussels has created for the presentation of the works by Broodthaers from the museum’s collection. The cabinet will be opened through 02.09.18.
Painting with stool and eggs, 1966. Museo Reina Sofia
Four eggs, 1966. MoMA
White Cabinet and White Table 1965. MoMA
Oeufs (Eggs), 1965/’66. Christies
Marcel Broodthaers was also intrigued by Moules/Mussels besides eggs. If you’re interested read all all about that here Marcel-Broodthaers
Charlotte Abramow; La Cuisine; Florence Bistarelli, SS/2015. Raw egg costume by Carole Itter and (photographed by) Taki Bluesinger. 2 colour photographs of the artist taken at the New Era Social Club. Artist used the costume in a subsequent performance at the Western Front. (via Boom)
Sloppy Problem and Real Problem by Urs Fischer. (Courtesy of Urs Fischer photo by Stefan Altenburger)
Urs Fischer Innocent Problem 2013
Urs Fischer Problem Painting 2013
Urs Fischer Serious Problem 2013
Urs Fischer Historic Problem 2013
Urs Fischer Sloppy Problem 2013
The Problem Paintings are; Aluminum panel, aluminum honeycomb, two-component epoxy adhesive, two-component epoxy primer, acrylic primer, gesso, acrylic ink, spray enamel, acrylic silkscreen medium, acrylic paint 96 x 72 x 1 inches (243.9 x 182.9 x 2.5 cm)
Green Boiled Eggs: In our search for “surrealistic food” we also came across things you can do to an egg. The tips and tricks we found to handle eggs are mostly made to feed a child, but with a little imagination these molds (and what have you) can be a great start for a seriously beautiful and surreal meal.
Dr Seuss’ green eggs and ham
How to make a heart shaped egg
More serious matters: How to Boil an Egg Etc, is a collection of simple and unusual recipes for cooking eggs from Rose Bakery.
Egg and pasta lunchbox, known in japanese as kyaraben (“character bento”) (Egg in pig head shape is made with a mold, see next picture)
Once the egg is placed in the mold, carefully and slowly close the top. If you close it too fast, more egg may get stuck in the middle, and you may not get the egg to fill all of the corners of the mold. If you see the egg start to escape the mold, you can use a finger to carefully poke it inwards. When the mold is closed, use the tab to fasten it.
Boiled Egg Mold to make small egg sausages with yolks shaped in square, heart, star and flower shapes.
Earlier we posted a, somewhat more glamorous, recipe for Disco eggs