Beehive Design Collective “Dismantling Monoculture” (Huntsville)

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Beehive Design Collective “Dismantling Monoculture” (Huntsville)

April 16, 2015 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm


The Alabama Sustainable Agriculture Network is hosting a presentation of the Beehive Design Collective’s “Dismantling Monoculture” picture-lecture (more on the Beehive and on this particular series below!) on Thurs, April 16 at Lowe Mill in Huntsville!

The event starts at 5:30pm with food, mingling, and time to peruse the murals. The presentation starts at 6:00pm. This event is FREE! Donations are greatly appreciated!  Facebook event here.

Event made possible by the generosity of:
Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment
Fig Leaf Costumes
Huntsville Socialist Library
Unitarian Universalist Church of Huntsville
Individual supporters

The Beehive Design Collective is a wildly motivated, all-volunteer, activist arts collective dedicated to “cross-pollinating the grassroots” by creating collaborative, anti-copyright images for use as educational and organizing They work as word-to-image translators of complex global stories, shared with them through conversations with affected communities.

With giant portable murals and an engaging narrative, the Bees take audiences on an interactive visual tour of the connections between colonization, militarization, and resource extraction. The Bees have spent over ten years developing an innovative and story-based education strategy that we share through a variety of interactive, image-based presentations and workshops.

The Dismantling Monoculture picture-lecture weaves together images and stories from the past 10+ years of their work, featuring the Beehive’s trilogy about globalization in the Americas: the Free Trade Area of the Americas, Plan Colombia, and Mesoamérica Resiste graphics campaigns.

More about the Beehive Design Collective and the specific murals that comprise this presentation at


April 16, 2015
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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Lowe Mill Arts & Entertainment
2211 Seminole Dr SW
Huntsville, AL 35805 United States
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