Passage of time (general ideas)
People and technology will always lose when pitted against time and nature.
Ruins of a city with an astronomical clock.
Man kneeling down, acknowledging the power of nature and the achievements of previous civilisations. He’s less skilled than those who came before him, yet he’s the master of his environment. He holds a cog, which symbolises thought and serves as a visual link to the clock tower.
Astronomical clock represents both technological advances and time itself.
Trees symbolise long life and nature reclaiming the environment.
Connection between man and the clock, indicating that humans will endure no matter what their circumstances.
Environment feels familiar – connects the viewer with nature,