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.
Lesage, the creator of beautiful embroidery was also present at Homo Faber. Artisans of the Maison shared their unique skills at workshops in the ‘Discovery and Rediscovery’ section of the exhibition. We too took the needle in our hands.
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.
Moored on the shores of the Venetian San Giorgio Maggiore island, here she is: the Eilean. I stepped on the deck of the beautiful 1936 Bermudan ketch during the Homo Faber 2018.
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.
With her unique artistic visuals Fiona Krüger presents CHAOS in a beautifully harmonic way. The new additions to her fresh Chaos line will be showcased at the Horology Forum in London between 11-12 September. We met Fiona in her creative workshop earlier, in the charming Alsace.
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