Counting the days until your next well-deserved vacation is decidedly more fun with Fruitsuper Design's Perpetual Calendar. The handcrafted solid maple structure is accented by porcelain time-keeping beads which indicate the month, day and date. Form...
California's Heath Ceramics has teamed up with the typo-philes at House Industries to create a line of elegant wall clocks. The collaborative piece of decor—which comes in two styles and colors—uses House Industries' typically strong visual language...
Tel Aviv-based Studio Ve is comprised of Shay Carmon and Ben Klinger, two young men who like exploring objects and their conception—whether it's a Two Leg Table or a Toast-ER that "revives" sad bread. More recently they've been experimenting with...
The Segment Clock is handmade from birch wood by New Zealand-based independent designer Nikolai Sorensen. By dividing it into 12 geometric sections and painting a select few, Sorensen creates a clean yet statement-making timepiece that will brighten...
Exploring the mind-bending question, "What does contemporary actually mean?" The MIT Press book, "Time," explores how we measure minutes. If clock time is but a construct of capitalist structure, how else can we examine this abstract concept? Essays...
BN0095 Analogue Watch
Carved from one single block of steel, Braun's new prestige BN0095 analogue watch represents everything we love about Braun. German-made with a Swiss movement, its design and careful construction deliver a new classic for the brand. Available with...
The Countdown Clock
Looking forward to an upcoming holiday in the Caribbean or want to keep track of your next anniversary? Mr. Jones' Personal Countdown Clock keeps track of both the current time and the days remaining until your next special occasion.
The model W 56 S is activated by movements of the wrist, this digital watch harnesses the power of kinetic energy, making batteries a thing of the past. The Swiss design features an open display allowing you to see its momentum-powered micro generator...
Travel Alarm Clock
Even after production ceased, Braun’s line of travel alarm clocks continued to ring a bell in the minds of minimalists. Based closely on the original 1994 AB1A model designed by Dietrich Lubs with Dieter Rams, the Travel Alarm Clock is a reliable timepiece...
Form Us With Love + Tid
"The wristwatch lost its essentiality when devices for showing the time moved into everyone's pocket," notes Petrus Palmér of design agency Form Us With Love on the impetus for its latest collaboration, this time with a new Swedish watch company...
The reissued version of this classic timepiece stays true to Dieter Rams’ original design with a minimalist stainless steel face and leather strap, yet features a modern LED back-lit date and time display.
The Master of Time
Crispin Jones, London-based designer of conceptual watches, is known for his inventive ways of breaking down time into increments slightly more clever than minutes. Peddled under the label Mr Jones Watches, each timepiece asks its wearer to reconsider...
Conceived in Italy but based in L.A., WeWood watches combine European craftsmanship with sustainably-minded materials to reinvent the average wristwatch—in wood. The budding brand offers up a line of tasteful Miyota-movement timepieces crafted...
Cartographies of Time
In their new book " Cartographies of Time," Daniel Rosenberg and Anthony Grafton dissect and track the methods people used when attempting to record the passage of time. These timelines, lists and antiquated infographics reveal particular attitudes...
Pinhole Photography by Justin Quinnell
Justin Quinnell left his homemade pinhole camera open for six months to capture a time lapse of both the Summer and Winter solstices. The lowest streak is the Winter solstice on 22 December 2007 and the highest line represents the Summer solstice...