The Well Laid Table

Multi-Generational project: The well-laid Table and Table-talk.

Concept and realisation: Beate Spitzmüller in collaboration with BagFactory (S.A), JAG (JoburgArtGallery, S.A.), CPE Bach Music School (Germany), the Berlin residential care facility Katharinenhof, Mitte District Berlin (Office for Arts and Culture. Funding was provided by the Berlin Project Fund for Cultural Education.

Through dialogue, photographic and pictorial evidence, participants enquire about food culture as it was in the past and still prevalent nowadays - the kitchen table as a symbol of sociability and a sign of social transitions.