The connection between art and food has been a topic that has inspired critics and scholars for decades. Still life artworks are often homages to anything from eggs to broccoli heads and food has featured in art in some pretty radical ways… I’m looking at you, Giuseppe Arcimboldo’s crazy Renaissance heads, dedicated to the four seasons and four elements.

You’ll even see current television shows treating food and cooking in an artistic way, with long panning shots of beautifully presented bowls of deconstructed lasagne — look no further than the cult Netflix hit The Chef’s Table. The chefs become akin…

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