Learning from the Bees, a conference about natural bee husbandry, took place in Holland a couple of weeks ago. It was a brilliant coming together of contemporary thinkers and do-ers who are actively engaged in changing the narrative about honeybee protection. There were over 300 of us coming together from over 30 countries, and that in itself felt momentous. Our common ground held the container for the different approaches of our work; bee scientists presented their research
In March 2015 Rudi Wienand, Max Brumberg and Guido Falco, made sound recordings in Cueva de la Pileta, a cave in the Serrania de Ronda that has rock paintings dating back to Paleolithic times. A week later they returned with a group of people to sing in the cave. Presale of the CD is now here. The cavities of Cueva de la Pileta extending over 2,5km long. Karmit: You say going into the cave with the intention of playing music was very different from any other visit. Can you sa
Sophie Twiss is a visual artist living in Andalusia Spain, who explored the subtle aspects of the now drained Laguna de la Janda, over an extended period. In 2013 she created an ARTIST BOOK in response to the cultural and geomantic enquiry of the area. I spoke to her to ask a few questions about the process of making the book.
Sophie: I’m a visual artist working in mixed media, like printing, painting, lately I’ve been into paper cutting for example. I’m interested in wor