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The Art of Being an Insect
Images from the weekend 4th to 6th September 2009, when the insects took over at the Southbank Centre
The centrepiece of Pestival 2009, designed by Softroom architects, based on the studies of Namibian termite mounds by Dr Rupert Soar
To raise awareness of Pestival 2009 one of London’s iconic black cabs was turned into a Beecab, complete with a working beehive in the front seat.
Some of the artworks on display at Pestival 2009
The first Pestival, based in the Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust centre in Barnes, London
We celebrate the art of being an insect through awe-inspiring hands-on and multi-platform events and ideas, leading up to
a biennial festival with a local and global reach.
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