The Beehive Collective’s Crosspollination – THE TRUE COST OF COAL
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The Beehive Collective’s Crosspollination
THE TRUE COST OF COAL – mountaintop removal and the fight for our future – a picture lecture to be understood by anyone…..not just the experts and analysts!
Wednesday May 5, 8pm – 10pm, at Spark (1005 East Fayette St), Syracuse, NY
The Beehive Design Collective is a group of artist educators, illustrators, entomologists, botanists, activists, researchers, and volunteers based in Mathias, ME.
With huge portable MURALS of collaboratively produced ILLUSTRATIONS and an engaging NARRATIVE . . . . . the bees will take you on an interactivevisual tour of the connections between MOUNTAINTOP REMOVAL, CLIMATE CHANGE, the “AMERICAN DREAM”, and the STRUGGLE for JUSTICE in Appalachia and throughout the world.
Their visually stunning, large scale B+W graphics depict social justice and raising ecological consciousness in a way that is never boring. The bees will present these picture lectures in a special event at Spark Contemporary Art Space. This is an event co-sponsored by the Alchemical Nursery. Refreshments will be served, deelicious beverages courtesy of the Art School in the Art School (The AS in The AS), be there!
Free admission, but donations will be collected for the Beehive Collective to help pay for thier travel costs and to produce this event.