The Neat Freak Pizza
By Veronica Diago
Image: 7 x 7 in; sheet: 8 1/2 x 11 in Epson Premium Presentation Paper
Diago says: "I just randomly joined the terms "pizza" and "neat freak" together as part of an experiment and 'The Neat Freak Pizza' was born. It's the portrait of a pizza who is obsessed with organizing. She helplessly and constantly tries to line up her uneven, odd items neatly in rows."
By Mickael Broth
2008. Pen and ink on pescia paper, 22 x 30 in.
This work is by one of my favorite artists and Richmond, Virginia, natives.
Flying Pizza from the portfolio New York 10
By Sarah Lucas
2002. Oil, cut-and-pasted printed paper, and pencil on wood, 31 7/8 x 29 1/2 in (81 x 74.9 cm). Collection of the Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased with funds provided by The Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach, Director. © 2010 Sarah Lucas.
Geezer is made mostly from pizza advertisements. It is part of a collection of work that Lucas dedicated to the popular London soccer player from the 1970s, Charlie George.
By Shawn Kenney
Acrylic, 8 x 10 in.
This slice came from Fellini Pizzeria in Providence, Rhode Island. Kenny often paints food items as part of the Will Paint for Food project, which Kenney co-founded with food writer Lydia Walshin. A portion of proceeds from sales of the work is donated "to agencies working to end hunger through education, outreach, and food distribution."
Pizza from Salvation
By Kaci Beeler
2009. Oil on canvas, 10 x 10 in.
Tree And Daffodil
By Markus Hartel
This is a great image from New York street photographer Markus Hartel.
Pizza to Go (detail)
By David Voisard
This sculpture sits out side of a Peter Piper Pizza chain location in the Oracle Crossings Shopping Center in Oro Valley, Arizona.
Plant de tomates
By Pablo Picasso
1944. Oil on canvas, 36 1/4 x 28 3/4 in.
Okay, this isn't specifically pizza, but what would pizza be with out the tomato? This is one of nine paintings of a tomato plant that Picasso made during the first two weeks of August in 1944. This particular painting was sold in 2006 at an auction at Christie's for $13,456,000 (almost twice the highest estimated price).
Hot Italian Pizza
By Nat Norman
c. 1950. Photograph.
The Roman Coliseum
The Nina, the Pinta, the Santa Maria
This work was featured in a 2005, Columbus Day Parade float sponsored by Sorrento Cheese in Little Italy. The ships are made of Parmesan cheese, pizza dough, spaghetti, roasted red peppers, and spinach lasagna.