The Hands of Time: Holding a Mirror

by Crystal Przybille
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    Crystal Przybille - The Hands of Time: Holding a Mirror - Click to view full size image


This sculpture reflects the Inner Harbour, which is key to Victoria’s history and identity. The reflection and text in the mirror reminds us that where we are now – the present – is a result of all that has come before, and is part of all that is yet to come.

It is one of 12 bronze sculptures of life-size hands engaged in activities that symbolize the Capital City's history and identity can be explored around downtown Victoria. Explore and discover these artworks with The Hands of Time Walking Tour Brochure.

The artworks are located around Victoria's Inner Harbour, with one art piece at City Hall, The Hudson, along the Songhees Walkway, and another at the top of Beacon Hill at Beacon Hill Park. The artworks can be found on buildings, lamp standards, rocks in landscaped areas, and on bedrock.

About Crystal Przybille