2017 WFTG Agrotech Design Contest

“We’re looking for the most functional home garden design in Europe. Be the first! You could win 3,000€ and more!” Find out more and apply! Take a dive into the world of hydroponics! This is your chance to shape the future of home gardening by helping us design the next generation Tower Garden, integrating LIA….

Playchef Food Design Contest

RES Architettura and l’Ordine degli Architetti di Napoli launch Playchef Design Contest, a Food Design competition which aims at collecting Food Design projects that are sustainable, innovative and reflect the identity of the Italian region Campania, showcasing tradition as well as contemporaneity. The website is in Italian, but nothing that Google Translate can’t help you with!…

Erik A. Leonavicius

Erik A. Leonavicius is passionate about exploring, to creating  and delivering, together with his students and clients, inspiring food & beverage experiences, innovative business models, and hospitality environments. He connects innovation, hospitality and foodservice theory with practice: from gathering customer insights to idea generation, rapid prototyping, business model design, financing, roll-out, operations, distribution and marketing….

Disfruta Disegno 2014

Dis_fruta Design 2014 was the  2nd Latin American Meeting of Food Design, an opportunity to strengthen and highlight the participation of Food Design in Latin America. This second meeting aimed to bring together international, regional and local actors around the theme of Food Design in order to generate discussion from the following questions: What are we doing…

Panem Et Circenses

Panem Et Circenses is an art collective created by Alessandra Ivul and Ludovico Pensato in 2012. Based in Bologna, in 2015 PEC opened the Center for Contemporary Art on Food Culture (CACCA). “A genuine site-specific approach fused with an associative vocation are the founding elements of the research that underlies the aesthetic and formal choices…

De.sign&food.house

Design&food.house is an experience event and eating studio, originates as a centre for appling research to novelty and fruition of consumption and hosting. It defines and develops events, and delivers conceptual design around emotion linked to locations, atmospheres, and food. Ivana Carmen Mottola is founder, Creative Director and designer at Design&food.house; she is a Post-Graduate from Sant’Anna…

Food Design Webinar: How I Became A Food Designer (Sept 26)

The Online School of Food Design© now hosts regular Live Webinars on Food Design. In each webinar, Francesca Zampollo introduces one or two experts, and together they explore one Food Design topic. These webinars aim at showcasing the work of food designers, researchers, and food innovators. The webinars are completely free. The first webinar is on September…

Consumir Local

The project Consumir Local (“buy local”) encompasses a set of conscious initiatives about food consumption, where communication design provide the driving force for public and social relationships. Consumir Local is ideated by Alexandra Santos during her the Master in Communication Design for tourism and culture at the Universidade do Algarve. The project took the shape of a social design project,…

The Portuguese Saudade: a culinary journey

The Estoril Higher Institute for Tourism and Hotel Studies presented on 10 May an unprecedented culinary journey as part of its 25th anniversary. Students of the MA in Innovation in Culinary Arts, along with a multidisciplinary team prepared an odyssey of flavors with roots in the traditional Portuguese cuisine. This journey, named the Portuguese Saudade,…

Kristiane Kegelmann

The berlin based food designer Kristiane Kegelmann is questioning and reinterpreting the settled concept of the classical patisserie. Do we always have to consume desserts the same way? Why do they all look the same? In her work process Kristiane confronts herself with exactly these questions. During the conceptualisation of her pastry sculptures and installations she creates a synergy…