APT9 Talk: Politics in the hive

2.30PM Sun 17 Feb 2019
GOMA | Gallery 3.6 | Free

Comprising a working hive of European honey bees, still images and video, Anne Noble’s project for APT9 celebrates the bee and its significance in our world.

Dr Tim Heard (Honorary Associate, School of Biological Sciences, The University of Sydney, and founder of Sugarbag Bees West End) is joined by Dr Kimberley Reis (Researcher Cities Research Institute and Lecturer in Environmental and Social Planning, Griffith University). Find out how the European honey bee hive emulates facets of human political and social interaction – from monarchy to popular democracy.