Mexico through your senses
Join us at Maiz restaurant, Newtown for an immersive and fleeting dining experience.
While indulging in a four-course degustation dinner with 2 paired drinks, you’ll be immersed in a cultural and culinary journey through the colours, rhythms, forms and flavours of Mexico. It will arouse your senses, open your heart and connect you with the Mexican culture, memories, traditions and stories.
THANK YOU TO ALL THAT JOINED US FOR THIS MAGICAL EXPERIENCE!
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Australia's first Mexican multi-sensory dining experience and audio-visual artwork installation presented by Mariana Calzada and Maíz restaurant. Proudly supported by El Cielo and Frido Cacao.
During June, this 1.5 hour immersive digital art exhibition showcases large scale projections of portrait paintings by renowned Mexican artist Lourdes Berbeyer, paired with dishes and aromas by Maiz restaurant.
Mexico through your senses takes you on a cultural and culinary journey through the colours, rhythms, forms and flavours of Mexico. It will arouse your senses, open your heart and connect you with our culture, our memories, our traditions and our stories.
Lourdes Berbeyer ©® is an internationally recognized Mexican pictoric artist, recently acknowledged by the Global Quality Awards 2022 , as a “Inspiring woman of the 21st century, for her leadership in the arts field”.
Her work has been exhibited in places like Palacio de Bellas Arte/Mexico City, San Petersburgo/Rusia, Fabriano/Italy, Pilsen/Czech Republic, Dubai/Arab Emirates, Cusco/Peru, and more..
Chef Juan Carlos Negrete - Maíz, Head Chef and Co-Owner, is an entrepreneur and a permaculture designer, focusing on exploring the potential of sustainable cooking through the lens of Mexican Cuisine.
He has worked in top restaurants and hotels around the world including Mexico City, New York and Sydney, Australia, where he now co-owns and runs Maiz, a unique Mexican restaurant that combines ancient culinary techniques with traditional flavors.
This project unites Mexican entrepreneurs in the audio-visual, arts & food industry in Australia, Directed by Mariana Calzada, produced by Pixen:Media and sponsored by El Cielo Foods, Frido Cacao and Maíz Restaurant..
“The collection of paintings, sounds, visuals and dishes are an invitation to immerse yourself in the magic world of art. Exploring the feelings and emotions through the plates and through each piece of work”.... Mariana Calzada