12 Best Contemporary Wall Clocks

Wall clocks may be one of the oldest human inventions, but they're still a mainstay in nearly every home and office on the planet. Not only do they serve the obvious purpose of telling time, wall clocks can also serve as a decoration, piece of art, a funny picture, or even a conversation starter.

If you're looking for a unique wall piece, something that will truly revolutionize your bare wall, check out this list below. At faveable, we took the time to find the most creative, quirky, and contemporary wall clocks out there. If you're looking for an unusual gift for that person who dares to be different and loves weird stuff, you're in the right place.

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Extra Normal Wall Clock

This clock is a whole lot of fun.  It looks elegantly minimal, or rather, extra normal (as the name implies) but this clock has a laser-cut face that spins over the numbers.  Why worry about what time it isn't?

  • 10 bought
Silver Wall Clock With Hidden Safe

Stylish and functioning wall clock, with a hidden space to hide your valuables, behind the face. Perfect for stashing jewelry, cash, or credit cards.

  • 55 bought
Felt Panel Clock

This is a decidedly simple wall to add texture to your walls without needing to be all OTT about it.  In fact, it's so artful and guileless we're not sure why it's taken so long to make it to the market.

  • 13 bought
New York Wall Clock Statue Of Liberty Empire State Building Clock

Awesome modern wall clock, with the outline of New York City's finest, including the Statue of Liberty and Empire State building.

  • 22 bought
Resource Revival Recycled Bicycle Hybrid Wall Clock

This awesome wall clock is made from a recycled bicycle sprocket and recycled computer hard drive.  Isn't it great that green has gone stylish?

  • 24 bought
Kikkerland Sliced Grandfather Clock

We promise there's nothing wrong with the picture you see.  This is a modern take on the classic grandfather clock.  And what you see is what you get.

  • 25 bought
Do It Yourself Aluminum Clock

This wall clock is also a wall decal, so you can peel and stick the numbers anywhere you want. Great for a contemporary room!

  • 46 bought
 Live Video Feed Surveillance Clock

This wall clock has a built-in camera that records high-definition video and audio, and streams the footage to your computer or smartphone!

  • 38 bought
Karlsson Wall Clock Falling Numbers

Not your average wall clock!  This unique black-and-white timepiece is great for a gift.  Or, get it for yourself to hang in the living room or home office.

  • 36 bought
LED Projection Clock

There's just something about this clock that's always going to remind you of film noir although there's no chance they would've featured anything like this.  If time is really important to you, this is the wall clock you want.  It's perfect for the man who's constantly living under a deadline.

  • 12 bought
Hands Free Gear Clock

This awesome wall clock tells the time with small moving gears that rotate a large outer sprocket. Instead of hands, this clock has a simple arrow that points to the current time on the large dial, which makes a full revolution twice a day.

  • 82 bought
Editor's Choice
Blow Up Wall Clock - Fratelli Campana 2.4

This modern wall clock has a unique blow up design to it, with steel, chrome-plated fixtures.  But this Alessi Blow Up Clock still keeps accurate time.

  • 27 bought

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12 Best Contemporary Wall Clocks

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