Step inside “Momentum,” the massive installation from United Visual Artists (UVA) at London’s Barbican Centre. The experience is a void of darkness filled with only 12 illuminated pendulums swinging rhythmically from the sky, creating an evolving composition of light and sound. The unexpected contrast of natural and synthetic patterns is designed to distort your perception of time and physical space
Time is a measurement of the past and present.
“Time is not a reality (hypostasis), but a concept (noêma) or a measure (metron).” Antiphon the Sophist.
Time is a frame. People live in the frame of time. People make plan for their every day life and follow the rule set by time. However, people will get tires of the time some times. At the moment, people will call the time out. This is the reason why alcohol exists.
Time is weird, time is useless. We do not need to be told what time it is now. Time is inside us, time is man-made.
Time is a representation, time is irrelevant. Me doing some time on the internet Read more →
What time means to me:
Time is a reflection. It is essential to grasp the right momentum for the work piece we work on; if it’s too slow viewers would be bored, if it’s too fast viewers may miss out on the full experience of the work.
Time is a structural and narrative element.
Time is essential for many things, including photography.
Time is important to capture the right moment.
Time is a good indicator of our daily lives.
Time is crucial.
The problem I have with photography is that it is a still image, a still medium. It’s not necessary a bad thing, but it is how it is. It takes reference from paintings. Cinema take references from theatre. Despite both mediums using cameras, they are essentially and fundamentally very different. Attached above, isn’t my work but just a photograph I took Read more →
” Try to imagine a life without timekeeping… Man alone suffer a paralyzing fear that no other creature have to. A fear of time running out.”
Mitch Albom, The Time Keeper
A Professor of mine once asked me, in a thick Mexican accent, “What is your concept of time?”
Time froze as I struggle to say something smart…
According to the Einstein, time is Read more →