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Articles on the subject: Point of View

Point of View
Musical chairs

All those who have never heard of Luigi Pirandello's "Six Characters in Search of an Author", raise your hand. That's quite a show of hands! Where is this going? I'll explain...

Tuesday, 12 November 2019
4 min read
Point of View
The eleventh Muse

We know the Olympian gods were unpredictable, unreliable, presumptuous, easily offended and quarrelsome, but they must also have had a deep appreciation of the arts.

Tuesday, 15 October 2019
4 min read
Point of View
Talent and passion

Watchmaking is about talent and passion. It is also about individuals. And while it is often accused of being a man's world, this year's "Hommage au Talent" award goes to a woman, Anita Porchet. The "Hommage à la Passion" award is presented to Karl-Friedrich Scheufele.

Friday, 20 May 2016
3 min read
Woody Allen
Point of View
Allen good time

For almost 60 years, he has given us his unique world view in 24 frames per second, and some of the best movies ever. A college dropout who got his first paid writing gig at 15, Woody Allen has never let life hold him back.

Tuesday, 10 May 2016
Frank Rousseau
7 min read
Henry Cavill
Point of View
Superman, a hero with " classic " tastes

Since taking on the caped crusader's spandex suit, this man of steel with muscles as resistant as any dive watch has fast-tracked his way to Hollywood fame. An interview with Henry Cavill, the British star who no longer has a minute to himself.

Friday, 29 April 2016
Frank Rousseau
6 min read
Marc Hayek
Point of View
Marc Hayek: keep calm and carry on!

The Chief Executive of Breguet, Blancpain and Jaquet Droz believes Swiss watchmaking has been following a six-year cycle since the turn of the century. While figures may be pointing in the wrong direction, he prefers to take a positive view as markets still welcome innovative, finely crafted timepieces.

Thursday, 28 April 2016
4 min read
Baume & Mercier Petite Promesse
Point of View
Teeny tiny time

Who am I? I measure between 19 and 29 mm across, and you can spot me for my bright colours, precious stones or noble materials. Answer… a girl-sized watch.

Monday, 25 April 2016
4 min read
Philippe and Thierry Stern © Patek Philippe
Point of View
Better a bridge than a drawbridge

Ambassador or conqueror? What can be said of Patek Philippe's position in the watch industry, in the light of Thierry Stern's recent interview in Le Temps?

Thursday, 21 April 2016
3 min read
Shepard Fairey, Hublot's Ambassador, and his Big Bang Meca-10 Shepard Fairey Limited Edition
Trend Forecaster

Art and watchmaking, a strategic alliance

Monday, 30 September 2019
Written By Christophe Roulet
6 min read
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