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Modern Art Desserts

Recipes For Cakes, Cookies, Confections, And Frozen Treats Based On Iconic Works Of Art

By Caitlin. Freeman

Taking cues from works by Andy Warhol, Frida Kahlo, and Matisse, pastry chef Caitlin Freeman, of Miette bakery and Blue Bottle Coffee fame, creates a collection of uniquely delicious dessert recipes (with step-by-step assembly guides) that give readers all they need to make their own edible masterpieces.

From a fudge pop based on an Ellsworth Kelly sculpture to a pristinely segmented cake fashioned after Mondrian’s well-known composition, this collection of uniquely delicious recipes for cookies, parfait, gelées, ice pops, ice cream, cakes, and inventive drinks has everything you need to astound friends, family, and guests with your own edible masterpieces.

Taking cues from modern art’s most revered artists, these twenty-seven showstopping desserts exhibit the charm and sophistication of works by Andy Warhol, Cindy Sherman, Henri Matisse, Jeff Koons, Roy Lichtenstein, Richard Avedon, Wayne  Thiebaud, and more. Featuring an image of the original artwork alongside a museum curator’s perspective on the original piece and detailed, easy-to-follow directions (with step-by-step assembly guides adapted for home bakers), Modern Art Desserts will inspire a kitchen gallery of stunning treats.

Format: Book
Author: Freeman, Caitlin.
Summary: ""Taking its cues from works by Andy Warhol, Frida Kahlo, and Matisse, this collection of uniquely delicious dessert recipes (and step-by-step assembly guides) gives readers all they need to make their own edible masterpieces"--Provided by publisher"-- Provided by publisher.
Title: Modern art desserts : recipes for cakes, cookies, confections, and frozen treats based on iconic works of art / Caitlin Freeman ; photography by Clay McLachlan ; contributions from Tara Duggan ; curator's notes by Janet Bishop ; foreword by Rose Levy Beranbaum.
Publisher Date: Berkeley : Ten Speed Press, [2013], ©2013.
Subject: Sugar art Desserts Art, Modern COOKING / Methods / Baking. COOKING / Courses & Dishes / Cakes COOKING / Courses & Dishes / Confectionery
Isbn: 9781607743903 (hardback) 1607743906 (hardback)
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Format: Book
Author: Freeman, Caitlin.
Summary: "Taking cues from works by Andy Warhol, Frida Kahlo, and Matisse, pastry chef Caitlin Freeman, of Miette bakery and Blue Bottle Coffee fame, creates a collection of uniquely delicious dessert recipes (with step-by-step assembly guides) that give readers all they need to make their own edible masterpieces. From an Ellsworth Kelly sculpture-inspired fudge pop to a pristinely segmented cake fashioned after Mondrian's best known composition, Caitlin Freeman's stunning desserts will delight frequent entertainers, hobby bakers, and contemporary art lovers. These show-stopping desserts exhibit the charm and sophistication of works by Jeff Koons, Roy Lichtenstein, Richard Avedon, and other revered modern artists. Each recipe project includes an image of the original artwork alongside perspective on the piece from the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art's Janet Bishop, Curator of Painting and Sculpture. With detailed, easy-to-follow directions that simplify even the most elaborate creations, Modern Art Desserts is an all-encompassing guide that will inspire kitchen galleries of gorgeous treats"-- Provided by publisher.
Summary: ""Taking its cues from works by Andy Warhol, Frida Kahlo, and Matisse, this collection of uniquely delicious dessert recipes (and step-by-step assembly guides) gives readers all they need to make their own edible masterpieces"--Provided by publisher"-- Provided by publisher.
Title: Modern art desserts : recipes for cakes, cookies, confections, and frozen treats based on iconic works of art / Caitlin Freeman ; photography by Clay McLachlan ; contributions from Tara Duggan ; curator's notes by Janet Bishop ; foreword by Rose Levy Beranbaum.
Edition: First Edition.
Publisher, Date: Berkeley : Ten Speed Press, [2013], ©2013.
Description: 216 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
Subjects: Sugar art
Subjects: Desserts
Subjects: Art, Modern
Subjects: COOKING / Methods / Baking.
Subjects: COOKING / Courses & Dishes / Cakes
Subjects: COOKING / Courses & Dishes / Confectionery
Notes: Includes index.
LCCN: 2012047905
ISBN: 9781607743903 (hardback)
ISBN: 1607743906 (hardback)
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Call Number: 641.86 Fre