The phallus’ form has been adorned in sensual pasta spirals that abstract and render its shape. The curved form of the pasta sits amongst Italy’s sensual and feminine body.
The pasta pattern derives from ancient roman mosaics. Although often associated with originating in Italian culture, pasta comes from China and was brought to Italy by Marco Polo. In Italy the making of pasta is a traditional ritual that is often assigned to a female role. However this pasta has been manhandled, infected and re- homed.