Rock Around the Clock

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  • Rock around the clock
    1954-1959 | Rock 'n roll's first great era
     
    A functioning clock designed in the form of a 45 record player celebrating the birth of rock 'n roll. The vinyl record inside is a real-time second hand, spinning at 1RPM.
  • Color, typography and form were chosen to reference the era.
  • The record spins at 1RPM -- a real-time second hand. Lift the clock out of the box by the pull tabs to reveal a booklet about the featured artists.
  • Graduate project, Tyler School of Art
    Concept + design: © Kathy Mueller 2013
    Art direction: Prof Joe Scorsone