180 seconds in the present.
The gift of a good mood
Click any picture to see an uplifting 3 minute film about living life in the present.
Equinox 2015: Part One
It's the first day of Spring and it's snowing in New York City!
But the 'first day' of the each season is rarely an ideal example of things to come.
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ThePresent 3 years later...
- Three years ago this week I posted a project to produce ThePresent.
- Thank You! Look at all that we have accomplished!
- Last Spring we completed &... Read more
ThePresent at MoMA
ThePresent is currently in the display window at the MoMA Design Store!
Find out more via ARTNET
To celebrate the news I commissioned a bright music track & made this video.... Read more
What is a long time?
On March 31st the first open ended survey about living with ThePresent,
was distributed to the initial 730 owners of ThePresent in 36 countries.
Each of these owners has... Read more
Living with ThePresent
This week marks the first time anyone has lived with ThePresent for a year!
One year ago I wasn't sure what would happen to people living with ThePresent. My... Read more
ThePresent in love
What's ThePresent got to do with love?
A recent trip to Seattle uncovers an adventure in space, meditating champions and the nature of love. Enjoy episode three of thefuture... Read more
How are things lining up?
ACCURACY & DELIVERY
Everyone should have their clock by our account and right around now is a great time to confirm the accuracy of the annual hand at the 6... Read more
Over 500 annual clocks begin shipping on the morning of Monday, March 4th.
This will account for all backers in The United States.
If your address has changed since... Read more
It's not the end of the world.
All 2000 of each of the 17 elements that make ThePresent, finally arrived all in one place at the assembler in Rochester, NY Wednesday afternoon at 2pm.
At 3pm we got... Read more
Bringing it down to a second, a moment, it's almost, ThePresent.
1st things 1st
The final stages of finishing the clock; included but not limited to the radial polish & satin coating of the steel backplates, brand stamping & cutting of... Read more
Update Twenty Seven
The annual clock survived Sandy.
So did we.
Nothing is more resilient than New York itself.
All of the annual movements made it through customs
and are now in... Read more
I want to know what you think.
HELP DECIDE ThePresent WEBSITE NAME
I’d like your opinion on the best website name for ThePresent.
The site will feature a ‘live’ clock as the background of the home page.... Read more
My TEDtalk Audition & The Annual Hand
Yes! Okay, so I have two orders of business to share with you.
I auditioned for TED 2013 this past June at Joe's Pub in NYC.
There is... Read more
Every single print of ThePresent clock face is complete
& this short video celebrates that fact.
The prints were pressed at Cosmo Communications,
just over the bridge in Long Island... Read more
ThePresent on July 4th, 2012
A NEW MOON
It’s the new moon & I’ve explored a new direction with this piece, enjoy.
Please forgive my tardiness, when you see the video you'll know why :)
The prints, steel and glass have gone into production but there won't be anything to film... Read more
here is a hands on first look at the production prototype.
It's always better with headphones.
Thank you again for this remarkable journey.
I'm so happy it will... Read more
Made in New York
It's all happening!
Please have a look at the latest video update.
Expect another update soon regarding ThePresent print
"the most difficult thing you could possibly print"
say many,... Read more
SEE UPDATE SIXTEEN BY PRESSING PLAY BELOW
A WRITTEN PIECE ON SPRING, HAPPINESS AND THE PRESENT
Equinox & Solstice updates are viewable to everyone, thank you.
6:45am March 21,... Read more
Closing in on the edge of the past
Friday night just became Saturday morning.
Here I am, editing video and text at 2:52 am.
ThePresent is on its way to becoming an American artifact.
For me, ThePresent you... Read more
Interview on the progress of the present
Hello! I thought you might enjoy reading this interview about where my head is regarding the present, moment...
...and here is an iphone pic of the prototype tonight, February... Read more
WEB BLACKOUTS BROKEN GLASS & SHATTERED ICE
So happy to have arrived home this morning from the bottom of the planet.
What a time between full moons it has been.
Sleepless in Brooklyn & eager to share.... Read more
Another full moon ~ another backer only video update.
Please message me directly if you have any questions.
I will respond as soon as I can.
mic check - one two one two
I'm sure you've heard that it will certainly be the end of the world.
I've always felt that it's only now... Read more
Rain Inspiration German Engineering & the Auto Set Function
Coming off of the last piece, 'Full Moon' - This episode continues in a natural space as rain breaks up a sunny day and abruptly stops. The following slow sunrise... Read more
The Present Desktop & Video Series
If you're in the states I hope you had a nice time with family & friends during the long weekend. I spent the holiday working on the next video... Read more
the present was presented on 10.11.11
it was a full moon
the kickstarter campaign for the present ended tonight, 11.10.11, another full moon.
Please accept this film as a gift from... Read more
The Present is a Kickstarter Exclusive. There will be NO new orders after 11.10.11 - Waiting List Only
The Present is a Kickstarter Exclusive
We will no longer be taking orders for The Present beyond the Kickstarter deadline.
No New Orders after 11.10.11 - 10:11pm
The waiting list... Read more
i'm kind of into the black hand right now. what do you think? I have a white one to try out too that I'm looking forward to sharing.
tomorrow, i'm looking at a... Read more
at the moment,
trying to imagine what 500 people sitting in a theater looks like.
I'd have to see it to believe it.
I... Read more
The Present: Ad of the Day in ADWeek
I've some exciting news to share, 'The Present' video was chosen as the 'AD of the Day' by ADWEEK.
It's a great article and I wanted to share it... Read more
The Present is happening!
We passed our funding goal in 72 hours...! It's amazing!
A most sincere thank you to everyone who has helped change time by backing The Present. The response has been exhilarating... Read more