il tempo vola and l’ora italica clock restored in florence

Time and the measurement of time are great visual and conceptual inspirations for some of my Timeless watch jewelry. Clock mechanisms and clock styles have varied greatly over the centuries. One major clock, located in Florence’s Santa Maria del Fiore (Duomo) has just been restored again to its former splendor. What makes this clock special… Read More il tempo vola and l’ora italica clock restored in florence

zeit = time: have a moment to spare at munich airport?

I recently passed through the Munich Airport where I happened across a small exhibit about time installed in one of the terminals. It was the perfect way for me to pass some time, reading about the history of time itself. Airport exhibits are tactfully placed and potentially visited by droves of people traveling through, waiting… Read More zeit = time: have a moment to spare at munich airport?

“the clock” by christian marclay @ the venice biennale

There is still time to visit the 54th International Venice Biennale and see Christian Marclay‘s The Clock (2010), a masterfully edited film about time. For this work, Marclay (b. 1955 in California) was recently awarded the Golden Lion for Best Artist at La Biennale di Venezia 2011 during the 68th Venice International Film Festival, where the 24-hour… Read More “the clock” by christian marclay @ the venice biennale