Watch Culture

Books

4 books to buy and get signed by the author at Baselworld

— Specialist publisher Watchprint will be at the new location of Hall 2.0, Stand W25 at Baselworld, offering the best books on watchmaking and autograph sessions.
MARCH 22, 2015
Watch books at Baselworld

Books

"The story of a watch manufacture under a guiding star"

— This new book makes its world première at the Watchprint bookstore at Baselworld.
MARCH 17, 2015
Star Trek watch

What's next?

The watch, version 2.0

— Our avid watch collector offers some hints on what the watch, version 2.0, may offer.
MARCH 17, 2015

What’s next?

Why not a watch that doesn’t exist… yet?

— In the first of two articles, our expatriate watch collector who just happens to live close to Silicon Valley offers his suggestions on what the Swiss watch industry needs to consider when developing its watches of the near future.
MARCH 11, 2015

Jaquet Droz

Les Ateliers d'Art

— A new film shows off the brand's artisanal prowess in an original way
MARCH 10, 2015
Carl F. Bucherer in the Rinspeed Budii

Carl F. Bucherer

A place for your watch in the car of the future

— The Budii concept car presented by Rinspeed at this year’s Geneva motor show is crammed with innovations, one of which is the world’s most intelligent watch winder.
MARCH 10, 2015
Glashütte Original, Video, Phoenix rising

Glashütte Original

Video. Phoenix rising

— Second of five individual short films about Glashütte Original.
FEBRUARY 21, 2015
Video Living the mechanical dream, Glashütte Original

Glashütte Original

Video. Living the mechanical dream

— Premiere of five individual short films about Glashütte Original.
FEBRUARY 17, 2015
Marten de Vos, Allegory of the Seven Liberal Arts

12th Art

Influences pervading the 12th Art

— The masters of the 12th Art (the Art of time measurement) are artists by nature and love exploring diverse, sometimes centuries-old fields of expression. Numbered from 1 to 6, the classic arts of architecture, sculpture, painting, music, poetry and dance make their influence clearly felt in our selection – as too does the 7th art.
FEBRUARY 14, 2015
Institut du Monde Arabe

Architecture

A bridge between history and technology

— Architecture and watchmaking share much more than just a similar vocabulary encompassing shapes lines and colors. They are also based on an identical philosophy. GMT offers a parallel view of these fields mingling cutting-edge technologies and classic values, under the keen eye of architect Alex Leuzinger.
JANUARY 31, 2015

What’s next?

An interview with a very young watch collector

— He claims he is the youngest watch collector on Instagram. WorldTempus met him at the Davidoff brothers’ vintage watch shop in the old town of Geneva.
JANUARY 08, 2015
Linda Söffker (Head of the Berlinale section “Perspektive Deutsches Kino”), Jochen Laube, Jenny Schily, Angelina Maccarone, Michael Hammer (PR Manager Glashütte Original)

Glashütte Original

Made in Germany – Perspektive Fellowship 2015

— Glashütte Original und Berlinale announce jury for the fourth round
NOVEMBER 29, 2014
Des trésors pour les Paneristi

Panerai

Why Not Paneristi?

— Sometimes there are stories, meetings or objects that leave a lasting impression on you.
NOVEMBER 17, 2014
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    Reliability

    1000 hours

    — What might a car having covered 60,000 kilometres and a watch bought a few weeks ago have in common? The answer is in the title of this article: 1000 hours of...
    JULY 17, 2014
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    Eberhard & Co

    "Mud and Glory – The First World War"

    — A Eberhard watch has been chosen as a symbol of time in this film that shows World War One from the Italian front.
    JULY 12, 2014
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    Raymond Weil

    The O2 Silver Clef Awards

    — Pharrell Williams received the International artist Award at the annual Nordoff Robbins O2 Silver Clef event, held at The Hilton Hotel, Park lane, London, on...
    JULY 09, 2014