Gabriel Cabrera

December 3rd, 2015


Gabriel Cabrera - The Artful Desperado


Food stylist and photographer Gabriel Cabrera is the man behind the Artful Desperado blog. This Vancouver-based foodie shows us his two favourite spots: his quaint, functional kitchen and a bustling restaurant in Vancouver's happening Chinatown.


What’s your background- and what are you doing today?
I went to college for Culinary Arts and I am a Food Stylist and Photographer.

Describe your decor style in 3 words or less.
Cozy Modern.

Tea or coffee?

The mountains or the sea?
The sea!

The city or the countryside?
The city.

Are you a night owl or a morningbird?
Night owl.

Sweet or salty?

What’s the best meal you’ve ever had?
Dinner at Pujol in Mexico City which is one of the top restaurants in Latin America. It was insanely good!

Who inspires you?
So many people, but a couple that always remain: my parents!