For the third time, Phillips put independents front and centre of its sale, headlined by George Daniels. Connoisseurs packed the saleroom for the British auction house's May date, with the hammer coming down on several record-breaking lots.
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During the month of May, at Sotheby’s, Christie’s and a handful of other auction houses, Geneva becomes the centre of the world for antique and modern jewellery, exceptional coloured gems and extraordinary diamonds. Also in May, and for the second consecutive year, GemGenève opened at Palexpo, adding further sparkle to the city's image.
Six months after setting up a branch in Neuchâtel, the biggest online marketplace for certified pre-owned luxury watches piqued collectors' interest during Geneva Auction Week with an exhibition of 80 remarkable timepieces. A reminder that not every vintage gem crosses the block...
Present at the Geneva Motor Show, Breitling has imagined the Premier Bentley Centenary Limited Edition in honour of the luxury automaker's 100th anniversary.
Label Noir masters every aspect of watch customisation, both exterior and movement. Based in Geneva, it provides a sui generis service to connoisseurs from around the world who dream of turning an icon into a legend.
The prize-winners of the 18th Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG) were unveiled on the 9th of November in Geneva. Excellence, creativity and horological expertise were saluted by an international jury which had designated the winners of 17 prizes and awarded the “Aiguille d’Or” Grand Prix to Bovet 1822 for the Récital 22 Grand Récital watch.
A world-first in watchmaking, F.P.Journe offers a chance to hear the binaural sound of the Sonnerie Souveraine at www.fpjourne.com, recorded in the anechoic chamber of EPFL technology university in Lausanne.
Some 820 exhibitors lined up at the EPHJ fair, a showcase for companies supplying the high-precision industries, including watchmaking. The only event of its kind in Switzerland, it spotlights the innovations and research that are usually off the radar.
The watchmaker's fourth Art Commission is HALO, an immersive installation that will be shown during Art Basel, June 13th to 17th. The work is by British artists Ruth Jarman and Joe Gerhardt, collectively known as Semiconductor, in collaboration with Spanish curator Mónica Bello, head of arts at CERN, the European particle physics laboratory in Geneva.