Series (3 Seasons | 31 Episodes available)
German, English, French
TV, DVD, NON-THEATRICAL, INTERNET, VOD
The French TV show about Art and Gastronomy on Arte, featuring the best chefs in the world. An invitation to embark upon an unprecedented experience: sampling gastronomic meals that are represented in works of art.
Beginning with a famous masterpiece, Historians, Art Historians and Historians of Food take us on a journey through Food History and Art. Acting as detectives, they give us keys in order to understand the painting and the painter, the historical context and how people ate at that time. While the specialists deal with those topics, a three-stars Chef explains what the masterpiece inspires him and what he or she is going to cook as a result.
31 Artists - 31 Masterpieces - 31 Chefs... in 31 episodes
EPISODES AVAILABLE IN ENGLISH:
01 - Luncheon on the grass
09 - Lascaux caves
10 - Arcimboldo
11 - Andy Warhol's hamburger