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.
Realising bold design ideas on enamel requires the mastering of firing techniques and many try and fail. FREYWILLE’s know-how extends to creating effects unusual on enamel, such as colour gradients and using an iridescent paint. We visited the manufacture during the Wiener Schmucktage.
For the first time we participated at the Wiener Schmucktage (Jewellery Days of Vienna) – follow us for some exciting discoveries.
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.
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.
TWEETS n' BITES
#Black #mood - @CHANEL Monsieur Édition Noire in Black Ceramic, Caliber 1. Hours are visible through an aperture framed with the octagonal shape, which jumps instantly and in sync with the retrograde minute hand. The latter covers an unusually wide 240° area. #chanel #watch https://t.co/sMqN5kqonG
LAVENTURE SOUS-MARINE #onwrist This version is #soldout but check out other models https://t.co/wrsZBWcoCR #laventure #laventurewatches #watch #independentwatchmaker #timepiece #womw #loupiosity #design #independentwatchmaking #laventuresousmarine #limitededition https://t.co/NbXf9336EF
Great #summer #watch - @ulysse_nardin Classico Jade with white mother-of-pearl dial, white strap, stainless steel case. #ulyssenardin #ulyssesworld #ulyssenardinclassico #ulyssenardinjade #watch #womw #womenwatch #wriststyle #style https://t.co/3x0OvJcizw