called the “Freespace 4D™ Trilogy,” which includes friends, artists
and performers such as Sophie Calle, Yves Musard, Howard
Schwartzberg, Yutaka Sone and Masami Tomihisa. Role-playing is
a significant part of these interactions and resulted in the birth and
evolution of George Mercurious, aka Greg Shephard. In the words
of George Mercurious, “The Earth is not flat and neither is time.”
“Stay Timeless™,” which functions as the installation’s title and as
a brand, is a work in progress that “ establishes and maintains an
environment where art, time and mythology meet through an
expanding language of surfaces, all while exploring what it is to
A central component of the installation is the Stay Timeless™
clocks, which consist of a convex mirrored surface and a single
second hand. In these works, Shephard does away with the clock’s
Shephard has transformed the environment of our small storefront
office space by painting the floor white and building units in the
space using white wainscot paneling accented with green felt.
Throughout the course of his installation, objects, ephemera, and
photographs are displayed and rotated within this framework,
evoking the larger narrative of the work and his life.
Greg Shephard lives and works in Nantucket, MA. His collaborative
has been screened in film festivals and museums to this date.