Milaan 2009

 

vegetables in memoriam

75% of European food diversity has been lost since 1900. genetic diversity provides possibilities for future medicines and sustain food security. 95% of the vegetables eaten come from just 20 species of plants. In the world today more than 20,000 different kind of edible plants exist.

With these oven scales House of Origin presents an ode to all the food that is gone, or will be gone in the near future. To create awareness.