Famed poet G. K. Chesterton once wrote: “Poets have been mysteriously silent on the subject of cheese.” Thankfully, the same cannot be said of artists in other mediums. We’ve rounded up 7 painters and sculptors who have turned their adoration for cheese into beautiful works of art.
Upgrade your Instagram feed and embrace the work of artists honoring cheese beyond the world of food photography.
A beautiful man, a beautiful cheese. Gabriele Pino hand paints wheels of cheese, making us all wonder, “who needs labels?”
Cheese goes mini with Dylan Stanfield’s creations. With 10 years of cheesemaking experience, Stanfield uses his knowledge of cheesemaking to make accurate miniature representations of your favorite cheese. You can find and purchase more of @tinycowcreamery’s work here.
Husband and wife duo Jim Victor and Marie Pelton carve dairy dreams into reality—from minuscule statues to towering sculptures. They also craft their art pieces out of chocolate and teach food sculpting classes too. You can find more of @jvmp_foodsculpt’s work here.
Have you ever dreamed of a house made of cheese? Well, we are one step closer with Ich&Kar’s architectural achievements. Check out more of @ichetkar’s work here and read our piece about how it’s made here.
How about a cheese-shaped home for your feathery friends? Mario Yoel Fiestas’s one-of-a-kind birdhouses are the modern homes Tweety Bird needs and deserves.
Every party needs cheese, flowers, and a cake. What about all three in one place? Artist Daniele Baresi carves flowers into wheels and even stacks of wheels. Check out more of @danielebarresi_artist’s work here.