Maarten Baas (b 1978) is a Dutch artist, famed for his work combining theatre, art and film. His Real Time series are 12-hour films of performances indicating time, projected inside public clocks. Baas’s first piece, Sweepers', was launched in 2009 in Milan. Bass unveiled his special commission at Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam in 2016. The clock sees travellers off from departures Lounge 2. A life sized self portrait of Baas featured at the Venice Biennale in 2019.