Eating Children at the Prenatal Buffet

05.25.10 Marina Galperina


Prune Nourry’s “Procreative Dinner” art show in Geneva has a video. Commenting on the ominous clinical trends of artificial breeding, the artist teamed up with a chef étoilé and a scientist to serve children à la carte. Watch the be-scrubbed diners go eagerly at the in vitro culinary feast, syringing their drinks and spooning up eugenically-selected ovarian treats.