The above version created later from the ‘The Big Time’ advertisement below restoring the clock face and adding the inverted scrap cars and more. This became the first ‘Invert-able which led Hag into making the rest of the Invertable series.
The clock ticks with our evolutionary progress as a species. Our clocks –
‘The clock ticks with our evolutionary progress as a species. Our clocks – we made them – we defined this time. The Planet has another sort of time. Will we reach enlightenment before we destroy the systems that we rely upon to survive? War, famine, pollution, are they not expressions of paranoia, greed and our egocentric ideas of consumption in order to create happiness. Movement is a property of time – how much movement do we have left?’ (from Hags book‘How Things Are’)
Original version for R.K.H. Ltd advertising agency.
Combination print created by Hag by Combination printing. Surreal photography.