Encyclopaedia of Time in Art: pp. 28–30

Year: 1996
Completed: 10/02/1996
Ontology: Limited edition
Edition: 36 pages about time
In edition: 12

Medium: Watercolour, lead pencil and pen on paper

HxWxD cm: 34.3 x 71.5 x 3.5
Components: 3
Collection: Public collection: National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, 1996

Encyclopaedia of Time in Art

To find the time in this work of art, enter a room in which there is a dining table and think of your last swim in the pool.

With this swim in mind, hold a pen above the grid on page 29, close your eyes and let your hand fall. Open you eyes and note the time and date of this fallen mark, on page 30.


[flooplan details]

  • room with dining table;
  • entrance for half of the dinner guests;
  • entrance for the other half.

Encyclopaedia of Time in Art

At the moment your hand fell and marked the part of the grid below, the time in this work of art was found.

In completing the instructions from page 28, please note here this moment’s:
time ____[10:06pm]_____ and date ___[Saturday, 10 February ’96]______________ .


[floorplan details]

  • rom for chance in the passages of water and words;
  • window;
  • table for noting the time and date;
  • book shelves.
Qty ID Medium HxWxD cm
2 pp. 28 & 30

Watercolour, lead pencil and biro on paper

15 x 15
1 p. 29

Watercolour and lead pencil on paper

25 x 25