Founder, Arabeschi di Latte
Participated in: 2018 Winter Program
Francesca Sarti, born in Florence and based in London, is an architect with an interdisciplinary attitude, who has always combined fields of interest, experiences and research, focusing on the world around us through a critic and creative filter. After working in the contemporary art world, in 2001 she founded the food design studio Arabeschi di Latte. Blurring the boundaries between food and design, Arabeschi di Latte has created and exhibited a variety of food-related projects such as a pop-up café, special dinners, performances, installations and workshops around the world. Arabeschi di Latte uses food as an angle to investigate and communicate cultural conditions, traditions and rituals. Arabeschi di Latte creates events and projects for brands and institutions including Selfridges, Marni, Fendi, Kenzo, Zegna, Molteni, Boffi, Bitossi, Pitti Immagine, The New York Times, RCS, San Pellegrino, MAXXI, Fiorucci Art Trust and the London Fashion College.