Two weekends ago, before Claire’s arrival, I took a trip to New Hampshire to pick apples at a local farm. I drove out with several friends on a brisk Saturday morning and arrived at a beautiful farm overflowing with fall produce. There were all kinds of pumpkins, squash, tomatoes, and other delicious things, but most...
Cooking Architecture is the space where we bring together and share our experiences within the cultures of food and architecture. Our hope is that while simultaneously experimenting with the making of the two, we will find places of intersection.
We grew up in two different worlds, Claire in the farmlands of Ohio and Juan in Colombia, Colorado, and finally Indiana. But we met seven years ago at architecture school in Cincinnati, and we still can't stop talking about food and design!
We love discovering new recipes, creating communal meals, and sharing our passions with friends and family. Experiment, don't follow all the rules, share your ideas, and let us know how it works out.
Claire Shafer and Juan Jofre
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