henry hargreaves + caitlin levin reveal seasonal produce as surrealist food scans
 
henry hargreaves + caitlin levin reveal seasonal produce as surrealist food scans
nov 08, 2015

henry hargreaves + caitlin levin reveal seasonal produce as surrealist food scans

henry hargreaves + caitlin levin reveal seasonal produce as surrealist food scans
(above) june: fava, chives, apricots, cherries, plums, sugar snaps, peaches, blueberries, strawberries, radish
images courtesy of henry hargreaves and caitlin levin

 

 

 

to spotlight the beauty and bounty of seasonal fruits and vegetables throughout the year, henry hargreaves and caitlin levin have formed a series of ‘food scans’, that recontextualize vegetation as visual, surrealist compositions. organized by month, the images traverse the calendar by taking on mirrored, mezmerizing configurations that explore the symmetry and aesthetic characteristics of everyday eats.

 

simply placed on the scanner, food from fava to figs, and chives to cherries are revealed in their most natural state, with every curve, nook, and cranny perceivable in incredible detail. the series also demonstrates the ways in which imperfections and inconsistencies can become the most interesting examples of nature’s artistry.

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july: figs, plums, oregano, ochre, greens, raspberries, onions

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august: tomatoes, basil

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september: corn, garlic, beans, mexican sour gherkins, ground cherries , sunchoke, dill

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october: mushrooms, greens

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november: purple cabbage, bok choy, shallots, cauliflower, tangelo, pomegranate seeds, sunchoke

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december: pears, potatoes, sage, rosemary, brussel sprouts, persimmons, shallots, nutmeg, mandarins, cranberries

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january: endive, radicchio, kale, turnips, leeks

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february: papaya, radish, onions, clementine, oregano, passion fruit, chive flowers

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march: asparagus, artichoke, broccolini, greens, string beans

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april: spring onions, purple potatoes, fingerling potatoes, carrots, herbs

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may: carrots, limes, peas, garlic shoots, zucchini

  • glorious . Would be great wall paper for a restuarant walls or foyer. Lovely work Love an dlight Rona Kruger

    RONA KRUGER

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