CHRISTIAN MARCLAY: THE CLOCK
30 Mar 2012 - 06 Aug 2012
Contemporary Gallery B106
Catch the Canadian premiere of Christian Marclay's most ambitious video installation to date. The Clock evokes the wonder and illusionism of more than a century of cinema through a captivating 24-hour looped video that plays in real-time. This remarkable production compiles thousands of film references to time and timepieces creating a compelling moving image illustration of the minutes of a passing day. The Clock won a Golden Lion for best artist at the 2011 Venice Art Biennial.
Christian Marclay. The Clock, 2010. Single channel video, 24 hours. Courtesy the Artist, White Cube, London and Paula Cooper Gallery, New York