OFFERING FOOD WITH A CATCH – SUPERSTITION LUNCH PARTY 

In Dec. 2010 I invited 9 of my friends and colleagues to take part in Superstition Lunch Party, together with me. Each guest received a list of 8 superstitions related to food and eating, brought together for this occasion. They were invited to read the list before starting to eat and soon discovered that the whole table was covered in "traps" related to each superstition.

The act of eating together became a game and made the guests more aware of their gestures and ways of consuming food. A special table design was created: all the food and drink was either red, green or white, only three knifes were available, each guest had individual salt portions, ... .

photos: Paul Farmer/ me

 

         
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

     
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