May 20 - June 21, 2015
Throughout time and across cultures, folk have made use of an endless repository of enigmatic edibles, administering and worshiping them with the belief that they may house magical and medicinal properties. They have been used to heal, protect and alter our physical and mental states.
Whether flora or fauna, garnered from land or sea, some ingredients take on such divine eminence that the question could be asked, are they food of the gods, or are they gods in themselves?
Pieces of Eight Gallery
28 Russel Place
Hand carved from timber, cast in precious metals and set with stones, Immortal Morsels explores these ideas through a collection of enigmatic jewels, celebrating the mysterious, uncanny and esoteric world of sacred sustenance.