A Carpet Woven of 4,000 Multicolored Watches Creates a Symphony of Digital Sound.

"Is six afraid of seven / 'cause seven, eight, nine/ I'm about to lose the pieces I find"

We were struck by artist Heidi Voet’s rug woven of over 4,000 multicolored watches. The alarms are set to chime in unison throughout the day. Those who inevitably fall out of sync help create a beautiful symphony of digital sound—suggesting that “the march of time is subtle yet unceasing and its cumulative effect results ultimately in dissolution and increased chaos.”

For more, read ‘Beautiful because it is brief’ by Maya Kramer

 

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