The bond man has with time is represented here by a human skull covered in timepiece mechanisms. Once the organic body disappears, the skeleton remains, as evidence of a probable immortality. Trace is thus the expression of the passage from the physical being to the beyond, reminding us of our human condition. Extending beyond physical considerations, the piece implies that the mind contains a record in which soul and thought endure for eternity. It emanates a powerful aura, reminding us of the ephemeral nature of human life and the mind’s ability to transcend the body.
“ From now on, one must live in eternity. Of what importance is eternal life without awareness at every m oment of this time. ”