Artsy Jell-O War 2009!


| 3/2/2009 3:46:34 PM


A jiggly observation from Giant Robot: “Asian Jell-O-style desserts aren’t as sweet, but are more hardcore than their colorful and kidcentric Western counterparts.”

Bundted Agar

So, naturally, one of our favorite super-hip arts magazines had to stage the coolest Asian Jell-O-making competition ever: a casual, creative affair at the Music Friends studio, not far from Santa Cruz, California. Who knew gelatinous desserts could be so artsy?

Wood Grain Jell-O

The turnout was impressive and the competition was intense. Some were traditional (red bean and coconut agar in lotus form) and others were new takes on classic forms (pear agar layered with almond jello in a Bundt cake form). There were also brand-new styles, including a Marc Rothko-inspired orange and apple juice sculpture and a wood grain panel made of agar.



Giant Robot Jell-O Logo

kasser
8/28/2011 4:16:42 PM

good and nice info. Thank you very much for the post


Bryan Loar
3/3/2009 11:21:41 AM

Liz Hickok does really interesting interpretations of architecture in jello. San Francisco in Jell-O is probably my fav. http://www.lizhickok.com




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