Visual Arts The best new-found thing in the world? An object at rest, animated short | #VisualArts on Blog#42 January 19, 2016 Rima Regas Leave a comment My very favorite thing to wake up to this week? This animated short. An Object at Rest, follows the life of a stone as it travels over the course of millennia, facing nature’s greatest obstacle: human civilization. An Object at Rest from Seth Boyden on Vimeo.