They work out of the spotlight, perpetuating little-known trades with extraordinary expertise. "They" are the craftsmen and women whose skills are showcased by European Artistic Craft Days*. Enthusiasm for the event, described as a "social phenomenon", illustrates the need to rediscover this often overlooked aspect of national heritage. Rendezvous March 31st to April 2nd in the Canton of Vaud, Switzerland, and across Europe.
Why change a winning formula? The second annual Dubai Watch Week, hosted by retailer Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons, is again an opportunity to delve further into high-level watchmaking in a non-commercial environment. Thirty brands have travelled to Dubai to meet their public.
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The Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie will be holding its 8th Forum on November 9th in Lausanne. Focusing on the theme of the “Age of Transitions”, the event will be dedicated to the consequences of globalization and technological progress.
The Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie (FHH) is partnering with Dubai Watch Week (DWW), the second edition of which will take place from 15th to 19th November. To mark the occasion, it will present its exhibition on The Mastery of Time and participate in the conference programme.
By immersing visitors to the Biennale des Antiquaires in a unique virtual reality experience, the Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie brings history to life in a first-hand discovery of what it means to master time.
What do the retro-futuristic timepieces of artisan-watchmaker Vianney Halter, research by historian Roger Smith, one of the foremost authorities on eighteenth-century London watchmaking, and watershed developments in atomic clocks by Giovanni Busca and Pascal Rochat have in common? Answer: the prestigious Prix Gaïa.
The Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie is pleased to announce its presence at the fourth edition of TimeCrafters (May 13-15, 2016) with initiations to watchmaking and talks for the public.
He's partial to cheese and a well-made watch. A twinkle in his eye, a grin on his face and TAG Heuer on his wrist, the Australian actor is the brand's super stylish new ambassador.