Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Remember the Bees?

I have been busy at work so I am recycling posts from the Vault of Herb.

Originally posted June 16, 2007 as:

The Bureau of Misdirected Destiny (Logan Circle Style)

R.I.P. bees or is there a new Borf for bees?

I found this odd street memorial to the mysteriously missing bees this afternoon near the corner of 14
th and S NW (behind the Garden District). I'm not sure when it went up but it wasn't there last weekend.

(Click to enlarge...but you know that!)

Individual homages to the victims of Bee Colony Collapse Disorder (

Jesus candles and abandoned honey combs

A bench is in front where one may sit in quiet reflection on what we may have done

Bureau of Misdirected Destiny

UPDATE June 19, 2007:

This is the work of artists Matthew McGuinness and Eliza Newman Saul as part of SiteProjects DC .

UPDATE June 30, 2007:

Wonkette commentator Disinformationministry believes he has located the missing bees.

1 comment:

MightyMe said...

Those people are awesome. Love their creativity!