Microwhat is a tumblr blog that explores the strangely fascinating concept of food microwaved too long, and takes before and after pictures of stuff tossed into a microwave oven. Food has the main focus - from a 'simple' egg to a lemon, from sour gummy worms to lollipops - but even everyday objects (like soap, toothpaste or a polaroid) are microwaved.
Admit it, we’ve all wondered what would happen if we microwaved something that we know should never ever enter a microwave. Thankfully the curious their range of eye-pleasingly bright images detailing the before and after shots of (un)microwavable objects and food. The results are bright and playful splodges of satisfying color that, if we had not known otherwise, could almost act as convincing works of contemporary art.
The team at Don Julio have taken over an unloved corner of Buenos Aires. Organic produce harvested at the community-focused urban garden Huerta Luna de Enfrente will exclusively benefit local soup kitchens. Read on for the full story.