Gallery: Artist Jenna Spevack Turns Ordinary Furniture Into Clever Gard...

In her upcoming exhibition at New York’s Mixed Greens gallery, artist Jenna Spevack will adapt ordinary furniture objects to include "microfarms” – edible and nutritious mini-fields of greens cleverly embedded within desks, bookcases, tables, and chairs. “Eight Extraordinary Greens” demonstrates how virtually anyone can grow their own affordable and healthy food in the tiniest of spaces (even New York City apartments), while also encouraging a discussion about the societal value of food as a commodity that is bought and sold – or in this case, exchanged and donated.

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