New CEO by Rebecca Gilbert

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I built this form as an exercise in mapping the interior of a honey bee hive using color and pattern, building a form to symbolize the phenomenon of supersedure cells (wherein worker bees raise a new queen to replace the one they find unacceptable). This print is one of three in a series I have been calling Bee Capitalism, exploring the possible parallels between bee colonies and human economic constructs.

Artist Bio

Rebecca Gilbert is a co-owner, operator, and letterpress printer at Stumptown Printers. She is also a co-founder of two Portland-based arts non-profits, the Independent Publishing Resource Center ( and the C.C. Stern Type Foundry ( Rebecca holds a BFA in Graphic Design from Pacific Northwest College of Art and a certificate of achievement from Monotype University.