I wonder what the world would be like if we didn't have dates? I guess we wouldn't have birthdays, Christmas could be anytime of the year. In fact, there would be no years?!
We need to know the day, the month. It's how we live, without truly realising it.
The Perpetual Calendar from Enzo Mari I think is a great statement of time and date. It's such a strong piece and you must physically move the calendar each day, therefore being in tune with the date, perhaps then the seasons and maybe even life that little bit more.
Or perhaps, again, I let myself get carried away....
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