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Grant Wood


Grant Wood, ‘Dinner for Threshers’ (1934)

Marc Horowitz

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‘The national dinner tour’ by Marc Horowitz

Horowitz was working as a photo assistant for Crate & Barrel. While on set one day, he wrote “dinner w/ marc 510-872-7326,” his name and cell phone, on a dry erase board featured in a desk product shot (above picture). A few months later, the catalog, containing his dinner invitation, was printed and sent to millions of people. Horowitz eventually received over 30,000 calls from people wanting to dine with him.  As a result, he traveled the USA in a tiny RV for a year dining with strangers.

Laurent Grasso


‘Nomiya’ by Laurent Grasso (2009) on the roof of Palais de Tokyo, Paris.

Nomiya Restaurant is a temporary building situated on the roof of the Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France near the Eiffel Tower. It was designed and built with the artistic concept of taking in the stunning views of the city of Paris by Laurent Grasso with the collaboration of the architect Pascal Grasso. The structure is comprised of a glass “cabin” and perforated metal screening.

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