Erik Benjamins

26 January 2020

  1. After-Dinner Walk
  2. Alex Reed’s Home Work
  3. Bookends & Good Hugging
  4. Bookshelves & Hard Optimism
  5. Bottega Louie
  6. Building Block
  7. Butts of Florence
  8. Crying Into the Breadbox
  9. Disintegrating Smeller
  10. Eric Payne
  11. Forgetting the Words
  12. Free Smells
  13. Happiness for Art21 Magazine
  14. Jeremy Hunter's Practice of Life
  15. SBCo
  16. Self-squaring and Double Acting
  17. Use All Five
  18. Wood Fire Chicken for Lucky Peach
  19. Young Joon Kwak’s ‘The Cave’
  20. Show All

Wood Fire Chicken for Lucky Peach 2016

The Magic of Chai Huo Ji, an essay for Lucky Peach Online (2016).

Returning from a five-week arts fellowship to Chengdu, China, I reflected on a regionally specific and uniquely theatrical meal called Chai Huo Ji (wood fire chicken) for the sadly now defunct, Lucky Peach.