I gave a short acceptance lecture about Haven at the Charlotte Street Foundation Rocket Grant award ceremony. This grant funding will allow me to develop a prototype hive monitoring device that will stream internal data from Haven hives right to the website. Image courtesy of the Spencer Museum of Art, The University of Kansas.
The Kansas City Zoo gets a Haven hive
On your next visit to the KC Zoo, stop by and check out the new Haven hive opposite the Discovery Barn. The bees were all abuzz for a day or two while they were resetting their GPS, but now their attention has turned to nectar hunting and pollinating the zoo’s flowering trees and shrubs.
Private installation in Brookside
Commissioned by the homeowner and designer of a gorgeous modular container home in Brookside. Both yards and the roof are filled with edible plants.
deCordova Sculpture Park
A long weekend idea if you’re in the Boston area: Haven is at the deCordova! Along with works by Carl Andre, Paul Mccarthy, Sol Lewitt, Jaume Plensa, Jim Dine, Dan Graham, Antony Gormley, NamJune Paik and Ursula VonRydingsvard — pretty sweet company for Haven to be keeping.
Haven in Hyde Park
Thanks to the Friends of Hyde Park for generously commissioning this one for the whole neighborhood to enjoy!
Kauffman Memorial Garden
It was a crystal clear day in late fall when the KCMO Parks Department helped instal this privately commissioned Haven for the Kauffman Memorial Garden.
Installing a privately owned Haven
Speaking to the parks and recreation board
The Kansas City Parks & Recreation Board and I have entered an agreement that will help to place Haven hives around the metro area.