ARTIFACT at Mingei | Mingei International Museum

ARTIFACT at Mingei features craft cooking inspired by ancient methods, spices and botanicals. Located on the Commons level of the Museum, enjoy indoor or outdoor seating options surrounded by folk art, craft and design.

The menu was crafted by Tim Kolanko, Chef Partner, Urban Kitchen Group, and Jeff Armstrong, ARTIFACT’s Chef de Cuisine, and is a nod to Mingei’s changing international exhibitions in an environment filled with functional, innovative art and design.

About Urban Kitchen Group

ARTIFACT and CRAFT CAFÉ at Mingei are the latest additions to restaurateur Tracy Borkum and Executive Chef Tim Kolanko’s CUCINA family of restaurants. Borkum is known for presenting exceptional food and superior service in imaginatively designed environments, including CUCINA urbana, CUCINA sorella, CUCINA enoteca Del Mar, Newport Beach and Irvine, and URBAN KITCHEN at the Rady Shell at Jacobs Park.

Please Note

Masks are required for all guests (ages 2+) inside the Museum, regardless of vaccination status.