If Bees Are Few

Tower Gallery

To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee,
One clover, and a bee.
and revery.
The revery alone will do,
If bees are few.
                      - Emily Dickenson "To Make a Prairie"

Join us in celebration of apis mellifera, the European Honeybee. Four Vancouver Island artists - Gordon James, Kathryn Manry, Lisa Riehl and Marsha Ross have come together to create an exhibition which explores the wonder and the plight of these complex and remarkable social insects.