Italian dinner inspired by Rome in connection to the exhibition Urban Shape at the Iceland Museum of Design and Applied Art.
April 26th, 2019 at 19:00 - 22:00
Special guest: Paolo Gianfrancesco, architect and author of Urban Shape.
Chef: Carlos Horacio Gimenez, Head chef of the restaurant Apotek.
Host: Hlin Helga Guðlaugsdóttir, co-curator of the exhibition.
Ticket price: 8.900 isk.
Only 24 seats available
Tickets can be purchased on midi.is
ROME IN REYKJAVÍK
The Icelandic-Italian Himbrimi Gin goes aperitivo.
Paolo’s story behind the Urban Shape maps with a special focus on Rome.
Carlos’s Italian take on Icelandic ingredients:
Supplì al telefono con coda alla vaccinara
Tartara di merluzzo con capperi, arancia e origano fresco
Tuorlo con carciofi, spuma di pecorino e tartufo nero
Deep fried rice balls filled with mozzarella and braised oxtail with tomato and celery
Cod tartare with capers, oranges and fresh oregano
Artichokes and egg yolk. Pecorino foam and black truffles
Paccheri rigati alla gricia
Pasta alla gricia
Agnello con broccoli ripassati, vinaigrette di limone e pinoli tostati
Lamb with sautéed broccoli, lemon vinaigrette, and roasted pine nuts.
Ricotta morbida, sorbetto agli agrumi e pasticcino al pistacchio
Creamy ricotta with citrus sorbet and pistachio macaron.
Stories on Rome and Reykjavik will be served between courses and guests are invited to “roam” around the exhibition.
The event is a part of a series of dinners and talks hosted by the Museum over the course of the exhibition Urban Shape.