Agenda: all the events of June 2015
From Le Grand Fooding in Paris to Frida Kahlo’s exhibition in New York, all the unmissable events.
Paris, Puces de Saint-Ouen
Le Gran Fooding S.Pellegrino
June 6th 2015
Fifteen years after its first partnership, Le Fooding and S.Pellegrino continue to collaborate and celebrate a very special anniversary with ‘Le Grand Fooding S.Pellegrino’. In the heart of the Puces de Saint-Ouen, food and music will gather at Paul Bert Serpette and Ma Cocotte Restaurant. The long list of renown chefs include Iñaki Aizpitarte, Bertrand Grébaut, Tatiana Levha, Simone Tondo, Delphine Zampetti, James Henry and Louis-Philippe Riel.
Notable musicians will be present such as Nancy Whang (Brooklyn, NY), Superpitcher (Paris) and Philippe Zdar (Paris). The day before and the day after, other events are in the calendar of the ‘La Revenche des Faubourgs’ kermesse.
Check here for tickets (part of the proceeds will go to charity).
The event’s poster was created by designer Stephane Trapier of the Théâtre du Rond Point.
Spain, BCD Barcelona Centre del Disseny
Barcelona design week
June 8th-14th 2015
The design and innovation week organized by BCD Barcelona Centre del Disseny iscelebratingits 7th anniversary with a special edition full of events and exhibitions. On Wednesday June 10th, the exhibition will turn into a creative culinary space and will welcome Guillem Oliva, gastromic director of Monvinic in Barcelona, and the designer Martín Azúa, in a cross-disciplinary event where imagination and innovation are at the basis of the creative process. Find out more on Barcelona Centre del Disseny website.
London, all over the city
Open garden squares weekend
June 13th-14th 2015
Over 200 London gardens will be open and accessible to the public over the weekend. From private to experimental or historical gardens, the itinerary will take visitors across the 27 neighborhoods of the English capital to discover an incredible variety of plants and flowers as well as fruit trees and vegetable gardens. Find out more on Open Garden Squares website.
Milano, Museum of Natural History
Food, science from seeds to supper
Until June 28th 2015
An exhibition that focuses on food with a scientific angle. From scientific information to games and multi-sensorial experiences this project guides visitors through the discovery of every aspect of food. Find out more on Museum of Natural History website.
Madrid, all over the city
Until August 30th 2015
Born in 1998, PhotoEspaña has become one of the most important nternational photography and visual arts festival in the world and one of the greatest forums dedicated to photography. The exhibition takes place in several venues in Madrid as well as in other Spanish cities and in the rest of the world. Throughout the event, there will be a series of courses, seminars, master classes and debates to complete the exhibition. Find out more on PhotoEspaña 2015 website.
United Kingdom, North Yorkshire, Cumbria
Until October 30th 2015
In 2008, Christ and Rose Bax founded the Taste the Wild event to promote forage foods as ingredients in recipes. Through out summer, the event offers one and two-day courses to learn how to recognize and use berries and products foraged in woods, and on the coasts or the countryside. Find out more on Foraging Courses website.
New York, The New York Botanical Garden
Frida Kahlo. Art, garden, life
Until November 1st 2015
An exhibition centered around Frida Kahlo’s love of her house, la Casa Azul, her garden and nature. A total of 12 paintings reconstructing the surroundings of the Casa Azul, the New York Botanical Gardens will host six months of performances, concerts, workshops and restaurants of Mexican inspiration. Find out more on The New York Botanical Garden website.
Milano, Palazzo della Triennale
Until November 1st 2015
A 7,000sq meters exhibition space for an art show highlighting the link between visual arts and our relationship with food. A journey - curated by Germano Celant - that starts in 1851, the year of the first Universal Exhibition in London, until the current Expo Milano 2015. Find out more on Palazzo della Triennale website.
Upcoming, to book
London, Potters Fields Park
Live in italian, Live from London
July 3th-4th 2015
Don’t miss a fine dining match between British and Italian cuisine in the 'Live in Italian' pop-up restaurant by S.Pellegrino that will bring a taste of Italy to the banks of the Thames River.
The event will include two Michelin-starred chefs for the dinners: Theo Randall of Theo Randall at The Intercontinental and Phil Howard of The Square. Together, they will fuse British and Italian cuisine for a three-course menu to be served at the Live in Italian, Live from London restaurant. On the same days, a more casual fine dining experience for lunch with up-and-coming British chef Chris Denney.
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