Landscape as Muse
Manitoba Bees with Aganetha Dyck
Details: Wild and domestic bees are an integral part of the worlds food supply, helping to pollinate 30%-50% of what we eat. Aganetha Dyck installs found objects, drawings, paintings, and sculptures into living beehives where they are altered and eventually completed by her winged collaborators. Aganetha’s work shows us that sometimes it is the smallest things that are the most important.
Through the artist`s eye, this beautiful cinematic series examines the inspirational relationship that exists between art and landscape. Filmed in 7 provinces, 2 territories and 2 countries, featuring major Canadian artists like Joe Fafard, Aganetha Dyck, Peter von Tiesenhausen and Edward Burtynsky, Landscape has Muse has claimed two significant Canadian film and television industry awards in the past year.