The world is being left confused and perplexed as to the recent and mysterious decline in the wild bee populations. The up side? This has opened a new forum for designers to try their hands at tackling the problem. One artist, AnneMarie van Splunter has undertaken this charge with her design of the Buzzbench. A sculptural bee habitat that also doubles as a bench is constructed of digitally cut local bamboo and reed.
Currently, it is up to the masses to get this built so if you feel a few extra dollars at this cause is affordable, go ahead and donate here
Side note… Just translate the page for those of you not fluent in Dutch.
Sarah D. I Designer I The DesignBloc