Photograph: Kyle John Schmidt
The Cathedral of Junk in Austin, Texas is exactly what it sounds like: a three-story structure built out of everything and the kitchen sink. Vince Hanneman started building the Cathedral in his backyard 22 years ago, and since then has utilized refrigerators, ovens, cutlery and bundt pans to expand it to epic [...]
Left: "Drive Smart for Hunger." Right: "Raising Awareness on Hunger." Photograph: Ryan Adams / Eat Me Daily
Here are photographs from the 2009 Austin, Texas edition of Canstruction, the annual charity competition held in cities throughout North America, collecting millions of pounds of food for local food banks.
Kaci Beeler, "Enchiladas from Chuy's" 10"x 10" oil on canvas. Photo by permission.
Freelance artist and actor Kaci Beeler created a series of food paintings in Spring 2009 based on all her favorite and “most delicious” Austin, Texas food finds. Beeler worked off photographs of her favorite meals to create the series of 10x10" oil paintings. [...]
An al Pastor (left) and a Barbacoa taco from the winning taqueria, La Playa #2.
I live in Austin. Most of the internet's perception of Austin food is driven by this music festival or something that we have every spring, which seems to spur every single food blog into having this little internet party beforehand, in [...]