May 29, 2012

Dine With Design

I recently learned of a lovely event in support of preservation, history, and the arts. Can you imagine?  Spending the afternoon gazing upon The Philip Johnson Glass House, while grazing on a decadent display of fresh, farm to table delectables? To me, it sounds too good to be true. A dose of design inspiration in good taste, of architecture, design and culinary fare.

“In June 2011, The Philip Johnson Glass House, in partnership with Harvest to Heat: Cooking with America’s Best Chefs, Farmers, and Artisans, the critically-acclaimed cookbook of the same name, inaugurated Dine with Design - a benefit picnic featuring artisans and chefs from around the country.  A literal feast for the eyes and palate, the event not only introduced the iconic site to a new audience, but also offered Glass House enthusiasts the opportunity to experience the property in a new way.”

On Saturday, June 9, The Glass House will once again invite the public to the Dine with Design modern picnic, where they will enjoy a unique culinary experience, meet renowned chefs and artisans, and explore the buildings, grounds and art collections located on the 47-acre site. If you are in the area, I am certain this will be a memorable and lovely day. I’d love to hear about it!

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One Response to “Dine With Design”

  1. Yvonne Nillissen Says:
    May 31st, 2012 at 6:12 pm

    this looks amazing! Thanks for such a great find. Where is it exactly?