On Wednesday, May 16th, 2018 from 6:00PM – 8:00PM, The Beehive’s co-owner and resident curator Jennifer Epstein,alongside guest curator Ellen Miller will present the 27th installment in the South End landmark’s continuing art series, Sting! featuring the work of Alex MacLean, pilot and photographer from Lincoln, MA. The exhibit entitled, Alex MacLean: Over Easy, is The Beehive’s first solo show with a singular artist, featuring 14 powerful and descriptive images showcasing the relationship between natural and constructed environments. As a pilot and photographer, Alex MacLean has flown his plane over much of the United States and Europe documenting the landscape and as a trained architect, he portrays the history and evolution of the land highlighting the changes from human intervention and natural processes. MacLean’s photographs have been exhibited widely in the United States, Canada, Europe, and Asia, and are found in private, public and university collections. Curator Ellen Miller of the Ellen Miller Gallery has been active in the Boston contemporary art community for over 30 years and has worked with Alex MacLean for over 10 years. Opening her first gallery in 1989 on Newbury Street with partner Katie Block, she introduced many significant artists to Boston. Recently opening a more private viewing space at 450 Harrison Avenue in the SoWa Art & Design District of the South End, Miller continues to promote a highly accomplished group of artists. The Beehive's ongoing Sting! series always signifies the launch of a new art installation, and the opening of each exhibition highlights the many facets of The Beehive’s concept, bringing together great live entertainment, delicious food and libation specials along with amazing art! Guests are invited to celebrate the opening night of The Beehive’s 27th Sting! installation with a dinner and reception. For more information, please visit www.beehiveboston.com or call 617.423.0069.
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