News - January 15, 2015

Ben + clocks

Roelof Kleis

'I love everything that is handmade'

Ben van der Swaluw devotes his Fridays to his first love: clock making. He disappears into his small, full workshop and time stands still. The fiddling with ‘real craftmanship’ brings him peace. His house is full of beautiful clocks. And of course, they go like clockwork. Not many are wound up though, because of the noise

Photo: Guy Ackermans