Watch Time Fade With This Concrete Clock

Watch Time Fade With This Concrete Clock

Hours of the day dematerialize into shadowed remnants with this French-designed wall piece

Kimberly B. Johnson
  • 19 july 2016

French designer Bertrand Jayr has masterminded a clock that makes visible the passage of the time. Dubbed the Life in Progress Clock, the creation uses a reimagined design which replaces conventional numbers by materializing sunlight through concrete slits. A mechanized dial turn45s inside the clock’s shell, chasing away the hours in a poetic metaphor illustrating time’s inescapability.

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