Subscribe Register Login
Saturday, December 16, 2017, 2:44 p.m.

ADVERTISEMENT

Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal

Big Buzz

Environment pollinates artist’s canvas

By Jocelyn Murphy

This article was published November 19, 2017 at 5:00 a.m.

photo-by-stephen-ironside-courtesy-21c-museum-hotels-buzzkill-is-a-site-specific-art-installation-now-on-display-at-the-hive-restaurant-inside-bentonvilles-21c-museum-hotel-buzzkill-johnston-foster

Photo by Stephen Ironside, Courtesy 21c Museum Hotels "BuzzKill" is a site-specific art installation now on display at The Hive restaurant inside Bentonville's 21c Museum Hotel. Buzzkill - Johnston Foster

Photo by Stephen Ironside, Courtesy of 21c Museum Hotels "BuzzKill," by Nova Scotia-based artist Johnston Foster, uses larger-than-life environmental ...

FAQ

‘BuzzKill’

WHEN — On display for the foreseeable future

WHERE — The Hive, 21c Museum Hotel, Bentonville

COST — The museum is free and open to the public

INFO — 286-6500, 21cmuseumhotels.com/bentonville

At first glance, the kudzu vines, honeycomb and giant bees spilling over the walls around The Hive -- the restaurant inside Bentonville's 21c Museum Hotel -- may seem like themed decor. However, closer inspection reveals curious objects and creatures that don't belong, imbuing the installation with mystery and even a sense of the macabre. The piece by Johnston Foster is titled "BuzzKill" and morphs The Hive itself into a work of art.

Photo by Stephen Ironside, Courtesy of 21c Museum Hotels "BuzzKill," by Nova Scotia-based artist Johnston Foster, uses larger-than-life environmental ...

FAQ

‘BuzzKill’

WHEN — On display for the foreseeable future

WHERE — The Hive, 21c Museum Hotel, Bentonville

COST — The museum is free and open to the public

INFO — 286-6500, 21cmuseumhotels.com/bentonville

This story is only available from the Arkansas Online archives. Stories can be purchased individually for $2.95. Click here to search for this story in the archives.

Print Headline: Big Buzz

ADVERTISEMENT

Comments on: Big Buzz

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

ADVERTISEMENT

SHOPPING

loading...

ADVERTISEMENT

Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal
Arkansas Online