The Culinary Arts Museum at Johnson & Wales University will be permanently closed to the public as of February 27, 2017. The university is digitizing the museum’s holdings for research and can be viewed on our Collections page.
The museum has a diverse collection of advertising pieces.
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There are many kinds of cookbooks and the museum has over 60,000.
See packaging using graphics, color, text and brand identity to make the sale.
Equipment and appliances designed to meet the needs of the commercial industry.
Molds are used to transform everyday foods into edible works of art.
Photography, in all its various forms, is a portal into the past and a vision for the future.
The museum’s collection of art is an eclectic expression of creative talent.
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Menus have taken on many forms throughout history.
Gail Ciampa, Journal Food Editor of the Providence Journal, attended the museum's opening of our latest exhibition, "from Paper to Plate." Ciampa talked with our Collections Manager, Erin Williams, and Will Brown, artist and culinary arts student, about the exhibition and Brown's artistic process.
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'From Paper to Plate' The Culinary Artistry of Student Will Brown
CAM Event and Program Coordinator, and native Rhode Islander, Kristin M. Zosa Puleo discusses for Cheese Connoisseur Magazine the origin of a favorite party food, pizza strips.
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