The concept of the project
The movement, the process is the essence of time. Being an abstract category, time is incalculable. At the same time it sensually and physically palpable. Being an individual is a process of experiencing time, being inside him, and his own development. All of our ideas about the hours, minutes, years rather relative. How often do we catch ourselves thinking that the time is standing still, it runs steadily. Thinking about the time or forgetting about it, we are it otherwise in the course of its movement. And the only criterion for measuring the time it becomes a physical sensation of movement - a subjective psychological factor. Question Time was relevant throughout the history of mankind: it talked about Aristotle, Augustine, Kant, Hegel, Descartes, Einstein, Newton, Joyce. For the XX century interpretation of time was a fundamental part of the whole philosophy that led to the treatment of artists to this topic. Later received the most popular genre of installation is directly linked with the concept of time. The young St. Petersburg artist Eugene Grandfathers in his total installation, "5 rooms" is its sense of space-time relations, "My work is in fact - this is another attempt to understand the nature of this phenomenon, and mainly analyze the personal sense of time in the space of life. Human life, the life of society, are the most fundamental expression of the unity of space and time. We share life stages - birth, childhood, adolescence, youth, old age and death. We can say that a person's life - it is a ray of light, divided into segments. A people's lives - it is certainly their time. The time that is past, present and future. "