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April 23, 2023 Meeting
Horology in Art and Photography

Our first post-COVID meeting was a resounding success; well attended, friends meeting friends again, lots of great stuff for sale in the "mart", and a wonderful presentation by Rick Robinson about "Clocks in Art and Photography". Click on the image below to see his presentation,

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Rick Robinson gave the keynote presentation entitled "Horology in Art and Photography".

Other presentations by Rick:

You will need a free pdf reader to see these files.

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Sil Venerus and his beans.

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or if you prefer, download Rick's PowerPoint Presentation which includes his additional notes.

 

Going Further

1. "Clocks in Art" - The Metropolitan Museum of Art:

  • Website: https://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/time/hd_time.htm

  • Description: This page explores the representation of clocks in various art forms, including painting, sculpture, and decorative arts. It provides a historical perspective and showcases artworks from different periods.

2. Master TimePieces - Seven Iconic Pieces of Art with Clocks at Their Core - Tag Huer

3.  14 World Famous Paintings and Works of Art about Time and Clocks - Dandelion/Chandeliere:

Pictures, Pictures, Pictures ...

The picture gallery below shows off most of the activities of the meeting. Sorry for the pictures - cell phone camera is what it is. 

One highlight worth mentioning - Sil Venerus was awarded a much coveted can of baked beans. Someone will have to remind me why he got it - something about getting lost on the way to the meeting?

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