They seem simple, minimalist sculptures of figures, but the work of the Ukrainian Dinara Kasko is the result of much effort, an almost impossible balance, an absolute love for geometry and large doses of imagination and sugar.
Each of its elaborations looks like a work of modern architecture, but Dinara does not use steel or cement to build it, but meringue, cream, chocolates or gelatins pure colors.
Dinara Kasko uses 3D printers to build silicone molds with which it works. This way you can take to your imagination and draw shapes and unique structures so far unthinkable in a sweet snack.
This month marks the 25th anniversary of the release of ‘Nevermind’, the second studio album by Nirvana, a historical record that his dozen memorable songs changed the course of music of the Nineties and led to the grunge be consolidated as the musical genre for a generation.
The lead single from ‘Nevemind’, ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’, can be considered the most important and influential song of the alternative rock of the 90s, as defined by a legion of critics and music journalists around the world for more two decades.
‘Nevemind’ got the alternative rock masificarse winding down, becoming the most popular genre from that time. A curious fact was that Geffen Records, the distributor seal group, had an expectation to sell 250,000 copies of the album, which ended up being millions, reaching 32 in the 25 years of its publication.
The petals of roses can be dried and then used in salads or chop them to make a dessert with cream and strawberries. In Mongolia they use the buds before opening, called saplings, to flavor stews and the Middle East for creams, desserts and even meat. In India the petals of a daisy type, calendula, are common dish on the tables where they appear slightly baked and seasoned with cloves and cinnamon giving them a bitter taste. In Europe this same flower was used as a natural dye for rice and was a cheap substitute for saffron.
Lavender or lavender flowers are also whose presence is not common but should be used with caution because they have a very strong flavor.
With almost any flower petals we can make a tea that if espesamos becomes a pastry cream for cakes or ice cream. The scent of the flower can be transmitted to sugar if you store it in an airtight jar with a few petals and some people even produces its own lavender vinegar chicken, rabbit or rice. We must be cautious because lavender leaves after drying off a very intense aroma so we should not use large quantities but we want to eliminate other flavors.
Nasturtium is a flower native to Peru but has become common in the gardens and parks of our cities. With their seed macerated for six months in white vinegar boiled get an excellent dressing for our salads. If you mix it with white pepper mace and get a potent vinegar. The leaves are used in salads and get a good contrast of flavors mixed with white beans and mushrooms giving a spicy touch. They are also ideal for a julienne once the petals are dry and cut and mixed with the rest and vegetables.
Violet is a flower of a short but sweet, mild flavor. Its petals are eaten raw in salads with endives and serve tortilla filling or cold soups. Violets macerated in water used to flavor puddings and desserts and the three colors are made syrups or rime with icing sugar and egg.
It is a photographic work by Alejandro Maestre, entitled Portrait Julian. The technique used is very similar to chroma, widely used in audiovisual.
For this collection the author asked a friend of his, which cover a mixture of blue paint and mud. Alexander was taking snapshots as his body was covered and then only had to cut with Photoshop non-colored areas. As simple as cash.
From writer-director Tom Ford comes a haunting romantic thriller of shocking intimacy and gripping tension that explores the thin lines between love and cruelty, and revenge and redemption.
Academy Award nominees Amy Adams and Jake Gyllenhaal star as a divorced couple discovering dark truths about each other and themselves in “Nocturnal Animals.” A meticulous and stylish drama starring Colin Firth, should. Anticipation for the project has been ramping up because of the bidding war to purchase the worldwide distribution rights at the Cannes Film Festival back in May, which was ultimately won by Focus Features.
Now in conjunction with Paris Aeroports, they’ve got Metronome and his drumming companion Anna Prior, laying out their stall at Charles de Gaulle airport. The live set up is stripped, with the conveyor belt looping around, while choreography duo I COULD NEVER BE A DANCER, set their troupe of four dancers in glorious motion. There are ankle-swinging wide-legged pants. The whole shebang Colin Solal Cardo.
Watch below and keep your ears peeled for Cassius’ remix of “16 Beat” coming out next week.