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Published Oct. 23, 2014
You've met Milwaukee Art Museum chef Micah Kaufman in the pages of OnMilwaukee.com before, talking about how he creates menus for specific exhibitions at the museum for Cafe Calatrava. In honor of Kaufman's promotion to executive chef, we asked him about his background, his work at Milwaukee Art Museum and how his role is evolving there.
Published June 6, 2014
There are two approaches to writing a menu that corresponds to an art exhibit at the Milwaukee Art Museum: creating food that looks like the art, or reflecting the historical context of the art within the food. According to Micah Kaufman, executive chef at Café Calatrava, the menu for the new MAM exhibit, "Kandinsky: A Retrospective," is some of both.
Published March 28, 2014
In this installment of the Chef Talk series, Wisconsin Foodie's Kyle Cherek chats with Micah Kaufman, head chef at Cafe Calatrava at the Milwaukee Art Museum.
Published Jan. 31, 2014
The new "Uncommon Folk" exhibit at the Milwaukee Art Museum is stunning. Equally impressive, however, is the menu at the museum's Café Calatrava, which was created to provide a cohesive artistic experience through sustenance.
Published Sept. 6, 2013
Jamie Nelson is one of the worker bees in the kitchen at Cafe Calatrava. She's a slight, spritely sort with a quiet disposition and an unassuming manner. But, Nelson isn't exactly what she seems; in fact, in the kitchen, she's developing skills that one day will make her a force to be reckoned with.
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