Lavi Bar’s terracotta beehive makes it just as easy to keep bees as it is to care for a dog, cat or hamster.

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Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, BA Industrial Design

Half the food we consume depends on honey-bee pollination, but many people are unaware of how important our buzzing buddies are to mankind. To help close the gap and make beekeeping a more widespread hobby, Israeli designer Lavi Bar has simplified hive equipment, giving it a friendlier, easy-to-use shape.