James Jean  -  Hive
Mixed Media on Paper, 29 x 41”
2008

James Jean  -  Hive

Mixed Media on Paper, 29 x 41”

2008


The Savage Bees (1976)

The Savage Bees (1976)

bee life

bee life


The Perversions of Quiet Girls  



ABC of Bee Culture

The Perversions of Quiet Girls  


ABC of Bee Culture

starry-eyed-wolfchildBee Hotels for Solitary Bees

You may be wondering what bees need a hotel for, when they make their own hives. The truth is that many species of bees are solitary – the do not live in hives but instead construct their own nest. The main reason for this is because in these species every female is fertile and this would not make for comfortable communal living in a hive.

BURT TALKS TO THE WORKER BEES

Isabella Rossellini’s charming educational video about bees.

This fantastic short film by Isabella Rossellini for Burt’s Bees explains how bees mate, spread pollen, and communicate (“we wag our ass and we talk to one another”).