Janine Catalano is a food and art scholar, writer, lecturer. She also curates culinary projects that translate art and culture research into enlightening and enjoyable events, from elaborate Mongol banquets to surreal Salvador Dali dinners.
The current appetite for merging food and art is nothing new…
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