Nelson Ball Clock

3 Replies to “Nelson Ball Clock”

  1. Creating mid-century narratives in the “Atomic Age” was anybody’s guess. Might as well be fanciful. At least you don’t have to stand on a deck with sunglasses on to view it.

    Designers had a powerful role in shaping the material culture of an age … now its Marketing Teams … limited accountability.

  2. The” Ball Clock” is probably the most recognized ( an copied) of all of George Nelson’s clocks designed for the Howard Miller Clock Company and now produced by Vitra. It is an excellent example of “Good Design”with a 50 plus year lifespan.

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