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An epicurean auction

Christie’s auction house in London is set to tantalise the tastebuds with an epicurean auction in January.

Christie’s will offer an eclectic selection of food and drink-related items to tempt gourmet buyers at The Art of Food & Drink sale on 16 January 2014. The one-off auction will introduce connoisseurs and epicures alike to the art of food and drink: the focus of some of the greatest art and design throughout history. Nicolas Martineau, Head of Sale, commented: “The Art of Food & Drink is the first auction of its kind...

December 18, 2013

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Cool as ice

Sub-Zero and Wolf’s latest project with exceptional young artist, Christian Awe, has culminated in a unique artwork bringing art and cuisine closer together. FOUR explores…

Art and cuisine have never been this close. Christian Awe, one of the most exceptional young artists of our time – pupil of Georg Baselitz and master student of Daniel Richter – and known for his intense colours, expansive and expressive work, has joined forces with an unusual partner. The biggest – and most expensive – cooling freezer in the world for private households has become the artist’s new canvas. “For years the...

November 28, 2013

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FOUR’s Christmas gift guide

Looking for the ultimate Christmas gift for your foodie friend? Look no further than FOUR’s Christmas gift guide for foodies, featuring a selection of the seasons most luxurious finds…

Get inspired by FOUR’s Christmas gift guide for the ultimate foodie, featuring a round-up of this seasons hottest (and goldest) kitchen and dining paraphernalia… Top to bottom: Form tea set, Tom Dixon, £50-£125,www.tomdixon.net; Nambe ice bucket, Harrods, £209,www.harrods.com; Cosmopolitan gold tea set, Meissen, from £47-£1,020,www.harrods.com; L’objet gold pinecone salt and pepper shakers, £385,www.amara.com; Auréle...

November 27, 2013

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Gold Rush

Objets d’art with a hint of gold, as seen in FOUR’s International Edition…

1. Cosmopolitan gold tea set, Meissen, from £47 to £1,020, www.harrods.com; 2. Nambe ice bucket, £209, www.harrods.com; 3. L’objet gold pinecone salt and pepper shakers, £385, www.amara.com; 4. Dorure Partielle Marly cutlery: tablespoon, £181, dinner knife, £210, dinner fork, £181, www.christofle.com; 5. Thistle St Louis gold trim jug, £965, www.saint-louis.com; 6. Auréle Dorée Collection plate by Fürstenberg, £33...

October 20, 2013

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