A conceptual project created by designer Meike Harde and produced by Klein & More , Time is Dancing imagines a more personal and elegant way of looking at time. The German design replaces the usual straight-line movement with an image of a ballerina. As time passes, the hour-hand torso and minute-hand leg of the figure tick along the acrylic glass face, taking on various poses and apparent leaps. The realistic image stands out against the wall clock’s unassuming white background and ash wood ground plate. Balancing intrigue and simplicity, the timepiece embodies qualities of ballet itself.

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Holly

Holly is a poet from Kentucky. She grew up first in a Sears house, then on a farm. She studied English and Gender Studies at Mount Holyoke College and moved to Manhattan for love. As an occasional jewelry-maker and museum patron, Holly favors wearable and functional design but is eager to see work that challenges her aesthetics. Read more and connect by visiting her blog, Twitter, and LinkedIn.

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