We all know avocados are having a moment right now. Everyone is more than willing to pay extra for guac, plus people can't get enough avocado toast for breakfast. Now, avocado art has become a thing, and it's actually really cool. In fact, there's an entire art show dedicated to the genre. Here is some of Australian artist Danielle Barresi's work that's featured in the display:
A not so avo-casual Friday at The Avocado Show today! Thanks to @danielebarresi_artist who made this piece of avo art for us ???????? #theavocadoshow #sopretty #avocado
11.7k Likes, 681 Comments - The Avocado Show ???? (@theavocadoshow) on Instagram: "A not so avo-casual Friday at The Avocado Show today! Thanks to @danielebarresi_artist who made..."
Super intricate, right?
Here's another example of the new art form:
Seriously! @gakugakugakugakugaku1 did it again, carved Goyard pattern avocado. That's amazing #avocado #foodcarving #goyard
14.5k Likes, 367 Comments - THRIVE Magazine: VEGAN (@thrivemags) on Instagram: "Seriously! @gakugakugakugakugaku1 did it again, carved Goyard pattern avocado. That's amazing..."
Sure, you think your breakfast looks Instagram-worthy, but does it look like this?
No smashed avo here! ???????????? We all love this green god of a fruit because this whole food is particularly incredibly wholesome! Here's natures real Food Label: ⠀ ⠀ ???? 2g fibre⠀ ???? 60mg Folate⠀ ???? 10g Vit. C⠀ ???? 1mg Vit. E⠀ ⠀ We know they're expensive but they are my go to "fast food", especially for my mini toddler when I'm stuck for lunches and snacks! It also creates a healthy desert magic with cacao to make choc mousse ????hmm I gotta make that again! And I've recently seen it replace coffee cups ???? How do you eat your Avos?? ⠀ #repost [email protected] ⠀ *⠀ *⠀ *⠀ #avocado #breakfastinspo #creative #naturesfood #wholefoods #delicious #foodlabels #greenpower #fastfood #jbt #healthyfats #novitaminpillsneeded #foodismedicine #avocadoart #avocadotoast #eatwelllivewell #fitfood
51 Likes, 3 Comments - Shannon Barbone (@mama_knows_zest) on Instagram: "No smashed avo here! ???????????? We all love this green god of a fruit because this whole food is..."
Then check this out. Turns out there's more to do with the pit than just toss it in the trash:
The softest cocoon ???? (back in the womb) * I will be offering new works for sale tomorrow, Friday 9th June at 7pm Irish time (24 hours from now) ???? you can preview the new listings in my website shop now - link in bio ????
18.7k Likes, 230 Comments - Avocado Stone Faces (@avocadostonefaces) on Instagram: "The softest cocoon ???? (back in the womb) * I will be offering new works for sale tomorrow, Friday..."
Who's going to be the first person to show off their wealth by displaying an avocado art gallery in their home?
Lauren Levine is a freelance writer who has contributed to publications and websites including The Charlotte Observer, U.S. News & World Report, American Way magazine, The Huffington Post, Hello Giggles, Bustle, Thrillist, Thought Catalog, The Charlotte Observer, U.S. News & World Report, and others.