Christophe Claret presents Loma, a monopusher chronograph with a cathedral-gong striking mechanism and constant-force escapement, dedicated to the brand's new ambassador, the Ukrainian champion boxer Vasyl Lomachenko.
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Christophe Claret steps into the ring with boxer Vasyl Lomachenko, winner of a Europe championship title, two Olympic gold medals and three World championship titles. The brand will shortly be unveiling a watch in honour of its new ambassador.
These are happy days for the kidult generation, now that Richard Mille is running a sweet shop, Romain Jerome has donned a villain's cape and H. Moser & Cie. has taken to watering its straps. Welcome to an age of nostalgia-driven watches, horological comforters and some kickass wrist wear. Because we're all just kids at heart.
For the fourth consecutive year, Carré des Horlogers welcomed a panel of brands representing "new watchmaking", the majority of which are intent on shaking up old habits and traditions.
Mechanical watchmaking is a world of unbridled creativity, as SIHH 2019 once again demonstrates. Whether in the field of traditional complications or in the "new horology" playground, after a quieter period these extraordinary creations again have an audience. Here is our selection of the ten most outstanding of all.
Created by Maxima Gallery, Watchmakers – The Masters of Art Horology opens this Friday April 6th in Rome before travelling to New York, Hong Kong and London. Museums and galleries, places where art is traditionally displayed, become the venues for the work of thirteen independent watchmakers.