One year ends and another begins
Our preoccupation with time never ceases
Seconds, minutes, hours captured
By timepieces across the ages
With mechanical gears, grains of sand, and fading sunlight
We calculate the moments of our lives
How long we have
To think, to feel, to dream is
An unknown fraction of eternity.
Hourglass Panta Rhei, Ybbsitz
The hourglass Panta Rhei was built during the Ferraculum 2000 at Ybbsitz [in Austria]. Work was guided and lead by Alfred Habermann.
A boy working as a “clock boy” on the streets of Merida, Mexico.
Traveller’s timepiece, made by Conrad Kanner, Nuremberg, 17th century – National Museum of Finland – DSC04261
Exhibit in the…
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