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The Art of Being an Insect
Experimental insect cuisine developed by The Nordic Food Lab for our Who's The Pest? show at the Wellcome Collection, April / May 2013
Susana Soares' installation at the Wellcome Collection, part of Pestival's Who's The Pest? show in April / May 2013
Prize-winning author DBC Pierre and leading folk musicians perform to a sell out crowd in this Pestrival event, part of the London 2012 Festival
Pestival put on this colourful event in January 2012 - a veritable circus of carny characters, insect-inspired performance and talented performing insects.
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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