8x8 Square Wall Clock - Steel with Blue Copper · 8x8x1½ inchesThis clock has a textured stainless steel background with a sharp black border. The face is hand-colored copper in blue-to-purple tones. Contrasting silver hands.Leonie Lacouette
manages to strike a balance between concepts and influences that otherwise might seem like polar opposites-her elegant clocks successfully reconcile the strict geometries of Minimalism with a warm, approachable palette of colored patinas on the copper and nickel that predominate her designs. Created from a basic language of circles, squares, ovals, and rectangles, the clocks are not only beautiful, but often playful as well. In one design, the otherwise hidden movement of the pendulum swings gently back and forth, revealed by a perfectly circular hole punched through the face of the piece to create a dynamic (and unexpected) game of 'hide-and-seek'.