The Honeycomb Vase Year: conception 2005, realisation 2006-2010 Materials: beeswax Dimensions: 16 x 16 x 22 cm (may vary) Edition: 7 + 2AP's Description: The series of vases were completely "made by bees". After months of learning from beekeepers the inner workings of nature, Libertíny invited new colonies of bees to participate on sculptural forms. The result was now iconic edition of vases. The project extended into other works under the "made by bees" concept. In 2008, one of the vases was acquired by MoMA after being featured in Design and The Elastic Mind exhibition.

The Honeycomb Vase

Year: conception 2005, realisation 2006-2010
Materials: beeswax
Dimensions: 16 x 16 x 22 cm (may vary)
Edition: 7 + 2AP's

Description: The series of vases were completely "made by bees". After months of learning from beekeepers the inner workings of nature, Libertíny invited new colonies of bees to participate on sculptural forms. The result was now iconic edition of vases. The project extended into other works under the "made by bees" concept. In 2008, one of the vases was acquired by MoMA after being featured in Design and The Elastic Mind exhibition.


Edition 2/7 | Private Collection Photo Raoul Kramer (8x10" Instant Polaroid)

Edition 2/7 | Private Collection
Photo Raoul Kramer (8x10" Instant Polaroid)

Edition 3/7 | Collection Museum Of Modern Arts Photo Raoul Kramer (8x10" Instant Polaroid)

Edition 3/7 | Collection Museum Of Modern Arts
Photo Raoul Kramer (8x10" Instant Polaroid)

Edition 2nd Artist Proof | Courtesy of the artist Photo Eric Zee

Edition 2nd Artist Proof | Courtesy of the artist
Photo Eric Zee

Edition 2nd Artist Proof | Courtesy of the artist Photo Eric Zee

Edition 2nd Artist Proof | Courtesy of the artist
Photo Eric Zee

Edition 3/7  | Collection of Museum of Modern Arts Photo Raoul Kramer

Edition 3/7  | Collection of Museum of Modern Arts
Photo Raoul Kramer

Misfit Photo Raoul Kramer (8x10" Instant Polaroid)

Misfit
Photo Raoul Kramer (8x10" Instant Polaroid)

Red Edition 1/7 | Private Collection Photo Raoul Kramer (8x10" Instant Polaroid)

Red Edition 1/7 | Private Collection
Photo Raoul Kramer (8x10" Instant Polaroid)

Red Edition 1/7 | Private Collection Photo Raoul Kramer (8x10" Instant Polaroid)

Red Edition 1/7 | Private Collection
Photo Raoul Kramer (8x10" Instant Polaroid)

Red Edition 4/7 | Private Collection Photo René van der Hulst

Red Edition 4/7 | Private Collection
Photo René van der Hulst

Red Edition 4/7 (detail) | Private Collection Photo René van der Hulst

Red Edition 4/7 (detail) | Private Collection
Photo René van der Hulst