gravitistic magnetic watch by jaemin jaeminlee gravitistic magnetic watch by jaemin jaeminlee
may 20, 2013

gravitistic magnetic watch by jaemin jaeminlee

gravitistic magnetic watch by jaemin jaeminleebottom view of gravitistic



when examining the significance of time, what is truly important is not to know the moment of the day it is but to recognize the invaluable significance of each passing moment. ‘gravitistic’ by designer jaemin jaeminlee is a magnetic watch that expresses the concentration of the hour. the units point towards a minute hand, arranged as if they are being pulled by gravity. by utilizing the force of a magnet, the device relies solely on the laws of physics to deliver an accurate reminder of time.



express the concentration of time




detail of gravitistic



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  • Absolute genius.

    what? says:
  • oh wow – very subtle, at first I didn’t get it

    love it

    dbkii says:
  • X2 – that is beautiful. Considering the gargoyles the 1% wear on their wrists. It seems watches are the latest ‘Cod Piece’ for modern, powerful men.


    jimCan says:
  • Gorgeous. A video would have been good.

    Mort d'Urban says:
  • extraordinary… 10/10

    bilbaggins says:
  • a beautiful timepiece and concept!

    blau says:
  • love it, really I do, but think it would have looked better, if the face and band colours were darker and stronger, the red and blue are a bit weak, also would have made the idea stand out more.

    morgan says:
  • How inventive! Is it in production?

    Alexander K says:

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