When Art Became Edible: 5 Amazing Artists Using Food As Their Canvas

When Art Became Edible: 5 Amazing Artists Using Food As Their Canvas


Art is a medium of expression and food is a means to sustain ourselves. When the two merge – it becomes a fertile ground for ideas and creativity! There are so many incredible artists and creators on the internet who are trying unique and different things with their artistic creations. We recently encountered a couple of amazing artists who are using food as their canvas. Believe it or not, these creative geniuses have put on their thinking caps and reimagined food as we know it. From massive sculptures to intricate cookies, these five artists have dramatically transformed regular food items – in ways we couldn’t even fathom. Edible art is definitely the next big thing!

Here Are 5 Amazing Artists Using Food As Their Canvas:

1. Amaury Guichon (@amauryguichon)

Pastry chef Amaury Guichon has taken edible art to the next level. From whales to drums, robots to telephones – chef makes giant sculptures by using chocolate and rakes in millions of views for his videos. His larger-than-life creations are the toast of social media. The French culinary whiz also has his own pastry academy. Take a look:

(Also Read: )

2. Artist Arena (@divemadhousemag)

The humble carrot became a dramatic dragon in this sculpture originally from a Chinese creator. Shared on Instagram Reels, the video has garnered over 14,000 likes since the time it was posted. This handle regularly features artists who are creating art with food. Check it out:

3. Eiko Mori (@estyle1010)

The Japan-based visual artist has a unique way of using food in her artwork. Eiko Mori’s wonderful creations all have one thing in common – they use bread as the canvas! Her latest Reels called ‘Christmas on a bread’ has miniature versions of all things related to the festival. Take a look:

4. Edgar Artis (@edgarartis)

A well-known fashion designer based in Paris, Edgar Artis has amassed over 603k followers for his creations. His Instagram is all about beautiful dresses and stunning designs with a twist of food. In this click, the artist took the layers of the burger and used it to create an incredible dress. Take a look:

5. Liz Joy (@inspiredtotaste)

Liz Joy is an award-winning dessert designer who has graduated from the Amaury Guichon Pastry Academy. Her edible art uses desserts such as cookies and cakes, and with intricate detailing, they are nothing short of complete artworks by themselves. Check it out:

(Also Read: )

Who knew art could be so delicious, right? What did you think of these stunning artworks using food as the canvas? Tell us in the comments below.

About Aditi AhujaAditi loves talking to and meeting like-minded foodies (especially the kind who like veg momos). Plus points if you get her bad jokes and sitcom references, or if you recommend a new place to eat at.