Communard Biscuits (2017)
3 D Printing, Silicone mould, flour, water, salt
500 biscuits, 9 x 1 x 1 cm (each)
Exhibited at Whitworth, Manchester
A hard tack biscuit from the Paris Commune of 1871 was 3D scanned, 3D printed, a mould made and facsimile biscuits baked. History in facsimile, waiting for a bite.
Made in collaboration with the People’s History Museum, Kathryn Downey, University of Manchester and the Modern Caterer.