Memento Mori Melbourne
Christian Marclay: The Clock
Australian Centre for the Moving Image 23 January – 10 March
10 am – 5 pm, open 24 hours on Thursdays
By Rex Butler
All reviewers seem to begin by telling us the circumstances in which they came to watch it: when they first came into the screening room, how long they stayed, what they were doing before they came in and what they did afterwards.
The novelist Zadie Smith—when she went to see it at the Hayward Gallery in 2011, in an es...