A hip artsy crowd gathered at Condesa, Mexico City’s trendy neighbourhood and home of established and up and coming artists to join an event hosted by TAG Heuer, the Swiss avant garde watchmaker. The American street artist Alec Monopoly transformed an art space into his workshop. The guests got a closer look into his creative process. Alec was putting finishing touches to a canvas in tribute to the Mexican solidarity and strength after the devastating earthquake of September 2017.
The Mysterious Double Tourbillon movement created at the La Chaux-de-Fonds Manufacture in 2013 represents a milestone in Cartier watchmaking history: the tourbillon appears to be suspended in mid-air with no connection to the rest of the movement.
The diminutive kitten has been a huge icon of pop culture since the 1970s. Now Hello Kitty is the cutest star of this new watch from Romain Jerome.
In Memoriam HR Giger is one of the last projects that Swiss artist Hans Ruedi Giger was working on prior to his death in 2014. Strom pays its tribute to the master sculptor and designer with this latest timepiece, in remembrance of a talent that was truly "out of this world".
Watch industry exports maintained their momentum in recent months. September saw the sixth monthly rise this year. Their value reached 1.8 billion francs, equivalent to 3.7% growth compared to September 2016. The trend over a twelve months period therefore shows a continuing recovery with positive variations expected again in the near future.
Fifteen years after its creation, the Tambour is being reintroduced with pristine modifications: the Tambour All Black.