Around The Clock

One man’s attempt to catch every second of Christian Marclay’s astonishing 24-hour film installation, The Clock.

It’s 3.38 on a September morning. I’m scuttling along my local high street in east London in the blue-black dark, surprised to find that the stallholders are already setting out their wares for the day: clear plastic tubs of fruit and veg, a rail of parkas with a scribbled sign promising The Best £5 Coat You Will Ever Buy. In the distance, the bus station shimmers like a miniature city. I hop on the N26 into central London, finding a spot at the front of the top deck, where I wipe a...
source: New Statesman

2018-12-06 12:27
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