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Title: top art: Hermes The Gift of Time
Post by: johnm on March 27, 2013, 08:22:27 PM
A component of the Hermes "The Gift of Time" exhibition in Singapore (in August 2012 at least) described on the linked blog (link = exhibit blog (http://blog.moonberry.com/hermes-the-gift-of-time-exhibition/) ) is a large top sculpture called Time Balance.

(http://blog.moonberry.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/IMG_0614-RT.jpg)

With the caption
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4. TIME BALANCE – Night after Night, the top span and danced on the table to the rhythm of a beating heart, tracing its circle with the precision, patience and pace of the second hand on a clock face.


For scale here it is pictured with person

(http://blog.moonberry.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/IMG_0624-RT.jpg)
Title: Re: top art: Hermes The Gift of Time
Post by: ta0 on March 27, 2013, 10:01:46 PM
That's a beautiful sculpture! 
Person in not bad, either  ;)

From Google: the artist is Joseph Hilton McConnico, born in Memphis, Tennessee, in 1943 but living in Paris, France, since 1965.