FROM TIME TO TIME – 2014 / 9:21 / HD
Vancouver’s iconic Nine O’clock Gun fires everyday and is a popular observational ritual. As a real experience, it can only be observed as a single event in the present but as a representation inFrom Time to Time we see nine days simultaneously, exposing the ephemeral and paradoxical way we experience time and its apparent connection to space. The same place at the same time reveals a reoccurring event remaining distinct and unique while being the same. Earth time, based on longitude and a rotating planet has us thinking it is the present only where we are but really there are many presents. Globally, it is always 9 PM somewhere on earth and it is every time all the time somewhere on earth. So then just what time is it at the North and South Poles.