Veg Couture

In my creative ai project, "Veg Couture," I've ventured into a surreal world where beautiful models don vegetables as haute couture. It's a striking visual narrative, but it's only one side of the story.

Juxtaposed against these vibrant images are still life compositions featuring substantial meat slices on plates, invoking the German saying "Fleisch ist mein Gemüse," which translates to "Meat is my vegetable." This culinary idiom reflects a culture deeply rooted in meat consumption.

Through this artistic contrast, I've delved into the ongoing debate around healthy eating and environmental responsibility. It's a topic that resonates deeply with me and many others these days.

In a world where our dietary choices carry immense implications for both our well-being and the planet, "Veg Couture vs. Fleisch ist mein Gemüse" invites us all to reflect on the complex interplay between our diets and the Earth's health. Do we prioritize vibrant, plant-based diets that promote wellness and reduce our carbon footprint, as symbolized by the elegant vegetable couture? Or do we hold onto meat-centric traditions, echoing the sentiment that meat is our primary sustenance?

This visual narrative, it's not just a story of fashion and food; it's a personal exploration of the choices we make daily. It encourages a profound dialogue about the impact of our dietary decisions on our lives and the world around us.

(Created in cooperation with artificial intelligence and professional post-production tools © Gesche Wendt)