Why Rolex Watches Inspire My Art

By Gwylym Owen

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My Love of Art and Watches such as Rolex Watches

I’m an artist who is gripped by watches and consequently end up producing art about watches, such as Rolex Watches. I know quite a few timepiece Admirers online.

All Watches Are Modern Marvels. Are Rolex Watches in Your Price Range

Are you into all brands of watches, not just the priceless ones? I am interested in both mechanical and digital wristwatches. Quartz watches nearly dismantled the Swish watch industry because watches powered by quartz were more accurate than any of the mechanical movements that came before. Quartz is a wonderful thing and is inside every computer. I use those computers to power the neural networks that help me produce art–how could I not love quartz? I’d wear quartz or a mechanical watch from Rolex Watches if they produce either because it isn’t what influences my buying decisions.

The Past and the Present

I’m interested in the usefulness and uselessness of past and present, what we choose to keep; and what we assign to the history books.

Making Art is Thrilling. Do you Like My Art about Rolex Watches

I’m ecstatic creating art using a Rolex Watch, or any other type of brand. Price of the watch doesn’t matter to me because it is the concept of time that intrigues me.

Timekeeping is Worth Appreciating. Rolex Watches Might be Right for You

Anyone can afford a timepiece because they come in different price brackets. It doesn’t matter how much you spend, you can still start appreciating time and the invention of time recording. What price range would you consider when buying a watch? Would a Rolex Watch fit the bill for you?

We are Far from Perfect. Do Rolex Watches Represent Perfection for You?

Imperfection in art is really important for me as we humans are imperfect. I’m using perfect code that produces perfect neural networks in the age of digital perfectionism and the challenge for me is to create imperfection. Timepieces represent this perfection precisely and it all relates back to this friction of order and chaos. Do you consider a Rolex Watch to represent perfection, or would you choose some other watch? Let me know in the comments.

Head to Head or a Peaceful Coexistence with Machine. (Would you Own Rolex Watches?)

Man and machine are starting to compete on an equal basis and we need to find ways in which we can complement each other and work together, we need to inspect what it means to be human, and how we unify into this new archetype. If you could own any watch, what watch would you own? Would you be happy wearing a Rolex Watch. Quality wristwatches serve as an exquisite reminder of the constant battle between order and chaos. Entropy, decay and reinvention are concepts that play a big role in my artworks. I love using the latest AI technology to produce these works of art and the wristwatches that inspire them. Art is a visual language and using all these things together really speaks volumes about the messages I’m trying to convey.

The Tourbillion Complication. Would you buy a Rolex Watch.

A tourbillon complication is a historically interesting technical innovation but isn’t needed in a wristwatch and yet we keep producing timepieces with tourbillon complications. Are watches even necessary today? Not really and yet we keep on using them. I have friends who buy watches, have you or your friends ever bought a Rolex Watch.You never know what the future has in store and there may come a time when we once again rely on timepieces. The Omega Speedmaster Chronograph was worn by the Apollo 13 astronauts. Did you know that it was the Omega Chronograph that helped astronauts safely navigate back to earth when their crippled spacecraft and much of its critical equipment lost functionality? Who knows whether we’ll have electricity outages, or some other natural disasters that render the technology – that we currently rely on – useless in the future.

I’ll Make Art With Any Brand. Would you Wear Rolex Watches

The wristwatch art I create is a starting point for my art and sometimes doesn’t even resemble the original watches, unless a collector specifically requests a commission piece. If I created a piece of art with a Rolex Watch, you might not even recognize it as a Rolex Watch. Some collectors want their art to represent the watches they own and others just enjoy the art, regardless of whether it resembles an actual watch.

Who Doesn’t Love Quartz

Neural networks that I use to create my art use computers and those computers have quartz crystals that serve as a clock. I’m interested in probing metaverses whilst also appreciating the physical world. Without time and our ability to record it I couldn’t do any of this stuff I enjoy doing so much. That’s why I love a Rolex Watch as much as any other watch. Old meets the new and it is the imperfection of humans that pushes this perfection we see all around us. I could talk about all of this for days and bore the hind legs off a donkey, but I’ll just continue to create art and express it in a visual manner.

Captivated by Time and Brands like Rolex Watches

Time is a gripping subject. Time, technology and art are the things that really captivates me. I’ve owned watches since I was a young boy, have you ever owned watches? What do you think about a Rolex Watch? The production processes involved in watchmaking are so precise and are entirely at odds with what I try to produce in my art. Humanity is flawed and often imprecise and yet we are still able to create precision instruments like timepieces. I like playing with this concept in my art.

Why are we so Passionate byWatchmaking and Watch Brands Such as Rolex Watches

There are loads of us that are into chronometry, but why? We live in such a fast-paced world and everything is served up to us instantly. A timepiece is a way to prize time and life’s rhythms. Do you own any watches? Leave a comment below to let me know what watches you own, especially if you own a Rolex Watch. Art is a way for humans to express their humanity and helps us interrupt life’s rhythms and highlights to us what humans are capable of.

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