Ulysse Nardin

The brazen beauty of a burlesque dancer is highlighted in Swiss watchmaker Ulysse Nardin’s new Limited Edition Hourstriker Pin-Up watch , an alluring rose-gold-and-platinum piece that is the most...
Despite their rather grave name, skeleton watches are some of the most visually playful timepieces on the market. The elaborate decorative technique, which involves painstakingly trimming away all of...
An approach that politicians would do well to emulate, the Ulysse Nardin Executive Skeleton Tourbillon timepiece places an emphasis on transparency. A recent addition to the Swiss manufacture’s...
The Ulysse Nardin Classico Schooner America timepiece honors a 19th-century yacht eponymous with sailing’s most prestigious regatta, the America’s Cup . It is also an homage to the Swiss watchmaker’s...
Youthful and exciting, these six avant-garde watches have unconventional displays that reimagine timekeeping—and are just plain cool. From liquid-driven displays to holograms, these extraordinary...
At first glance, the Ulysse Nardin Grand Deck Marine Tourbillon ($280,000, ulysse-nardin.com ) appears to be outfitted with a garden-variety retrograde minutes display, but closer inspection reveals...
Revealing exquisite bone structure, the Ulysse Nardin Skeleton Tourbillon Pearl timepiece extracts its ethereal beauty from some of the earth’s most precious treasures—white gold, diamonds and, as...
On June 26, 215 years ago, famed watchmaker Abraham-Louis Breguet patented the first tourbillon watch complication. Recognizing the precision-sapping effect of gravity on watches, Breguet designed a...
One of the most intriguing and thematically on-point timepieces to come out of this year’s Baselworld fair was a distinctive tourbillon featuring a minute indicator that sweeps across the handcrafted...
This year, Chinese New Year falls on February 8, kicking off a 15-day festival in which Chinese communities around the world will celebrate the beginning of the Year of the Fire Monkey . Every year...
This year, Chinese New Year falls on February 8, kicking off a 15-day festival in which Chinese communities around the world will celebrate the beginning of the Year of the Fire Monkey . Every year...
It has been a record-setting year in horologic history. Two watershed watches, the most complicated ever made and one of the highest priced , both debuted during the past 12 months. In addition,...
Another example of horology’s current bias for blue , Swiss watchmaker Ulysse Nardin has dropped a new timepiece into its Ulysse Anchor Tourbillon collection, this one fronting an azure finish to fit...
The Swiss watch company joins brands like Cartier at one of the best shopping areas in the world…
Originally published in the November issue of Robb Report as “ Open Hearts ” More than merely decorative, modern openwork watch designs furnish fascinating views into the remarkable mechanisms that...
Not a timepiece for the prudish, Ulysse Nardin’s Hourstriker Erotica Jarretière is a contemporary renaissance of the uninhibited horology that premiered in the 17th century. The black-onyx dial...
As described directly from the manufacturer, “It is the first sapphire watch with a 'flying' tourbillon, meaning that the tourbillon cage is attached to the movement only on one point on its rear,...
These watches prove that a simple design can be just as pleasing as a slew of complications.
The freewheeling, improvisational nature of jazz music may seem at odds with the precisely arranged mechanisms used in watchmaking, but Ulysse Nardin has managed to bring both worlds together with...
At Baselworld 2014, Ulysse Nardin unveiled a variation of its renowned Dual Time travel-watch series driven by a new automatic movement that was designed, developed, and manufactured entirely in-...
The Chinese New Year, which is based on a lunar rather than a solar calendar, fell on January 31 this year, and Ulysse Nardin celebrated the occasion with the release of the Classico Horse, the third...
The 167-year-old Swiss watch manufacturer Ulysse Nardin opened its first stand-alone boutique in New York City at the Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park. This marks the brand’s third boutique in the...
Watches are not the only finely wrought object to possess a history of 18th-century geniuses:
Collectors will remember the city of Venice as the inspiration for the Swiss watchmaker Ulysse Nardin ’s famous San Marco minute repeater. This year, the company’s newest limited-edition minute...
One of the most head-turning watches at this year’s BaselWorld international watch fair was not a highly complicated superwatch, but a carefully considered production piece from Ulysse Nardin . On...
Swiss watchmaker Ulysse Nardin, which first found success in the mid-1800s manufacturing marine chronometers, celebrated its nautical heritage by collaborating with Italian pen maker Visconti on a...
The Swiss watch industry lost one of its most dynamic leaders on April 14 with the unexpected passing of Rolf W. Schnyder, CEO of Ulysse Nardin. Schnyder purchased the company, once one of...
Conceived by Dr. Ludwig Oechslin, Moonstruck is a graphical astronomic watch that depicts the relative positions of the Earth, moon and sun. The wearer can interpret not only the phase of the moon,...
With the company's famous Perpetual GMT +/- movement, the El Toro is an ultra-practical travel watch housed in a very contemporary design. The movement remains the only perpetual calendar that can be...

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