We have an eventful and exciting week behind at the SIHH 2019. In spite of the crazy meeting schedule that makes us living on espresso and chocolate for days, the event has a vibrant atmosphere. For the first time we wanted to capture the buzz of the SIHH in a video – check it out …
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We recently spoke with Robert Punkenhofer the founder of the Vienna Art Week and Carl Suchy & Söhne timepieces in a truly Viennese lavish bubble, the Hotel Sacher.
Blancpain showcases the artistic excellence of its artisans through a unique series of four Métiers d’Art watches inspired by the supremely rich culture and history of the Middle Empire – the The Four Great Beauties.
With a commitment to crafts, creativity and innovation, Audemars Piguet became an official Associate Partner for Art Basel in 2013. Ever since, AP has supported the world’s premier contemporary art shows in Hong Kong, Basel and Miami Beach. At the upcoming show in Miami (6-9 December 2018) the Manufacture presents its lounge and art concepts.
GPHG’s jury has pre-selected some of our favourite timepieces in 2018. One that throws the ball out of the court is Rémi Maillat’s sunset-sunrise complication watch called Krayon Everywhere.
As part of the pre-SIHH announcements Vacheron Constantin introduces a new one-of-a-kind timepiece from its Les Cabinotiers department – the Les Cabinotiers Grand Complication Phoenix with 15 horological complications.
A flying tourbillon equipped with a double hairspring, designed for everyday wear, offering a 3-day power reserve, in a steel case water-resistant to 120 metres: the latest model from H. Moser & Cie.
Homo Faber’s ‘Discovery and Rediscovery’ section is the place for those wanting to look behind the scenes and solve some of the most astonishing decoration mysteries. We were delighted to learn about the sculpture-like grisaille visuals reproduced on enamel at Vacheron Constantin.
International galleries present their portfolio at the Frieze Week, at Frieze London and Frieze Masters. For the first time Richard Mille is a partner of Frieze Art Fairs.
Following the launch of the exceptional anniversary collection and the Pallweber tribute watch at the SIHH, IWC went on celebrating its 150 years of history with a brand new Manufakturzentrum. Last week we saw the recently inaugurated facilities from the inside as well as from a bird’s-eye perspective.