"My philosophy, as a jeweler and as a watchmaker, is always to try to do things that have not been done before," says de Grisogono founder
One can hardly blame François-Paul Journe for exhibiting a subtle look of self-satisfaction.
By dropping two timepieces from the top of the Eiffel Tower in 1956, Wyler Genève demonstrated a commitment to durability that even a skyd
"I love the magic of dials, as they are the face of the watch," explains Thierry Oulevay, who in just three years has established Jean Dun
Jérôme de Witt’s admiration for Abraham-Louis Breguet is rather personal.
Horology stretches back five generations in Jean-François Ruchonnet’s family, but the young watchmaker approaches the trade from a thoroug
"For centuries, the rare artistry of the watch world has been dedicated to men’s watches," says Cristina Thévenaz, CEO of DeLaneau, as she
Venture into the lakefront boutique of Antoine Preziuso in downtown Geneva, and you will have stumbled upon one of the Swiss watch industr
Considering he speaks no French, you would hardly consider Franc Vila to be a likely candidate to build a new Geneva watch brand successfu
For connoisseur watch collectors, the ultimate coup is a unique timepiece—a number one of one.
When making watches, Van Cleef & Arpels plays to its strengths.
Jewelry designer Christian Tse created a novel jeweled bracelet that with the press of a hidden stem reveals the time illuminated on a LED
Known for their uncompromising temperaments, genius watchmakers don’t often take on group projects.
The new Greubel Forsey Double Tourbillon Technique (www.greubelforsey
Over the last two decades, complication specialist Christophe Claret has been one of the watchmaking industry’s unsung geniuses.
Several watchmakers presented an array of impressive divers’ watches this year, but IWC stood apart with a dramatic expansion of its Aquat
Gérald Genta has created its first all-white timepiece, inspired by Africa’s snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro.
IWC established its bona fides as a maker of modern mechanical watches in the 1980s with its original Da Vinci, which offered the then-nov
One can easily imagine the moment of creative epiphany that occurred when a Cartier designer looked up at a rotating billboard and realize
The Louvre museum in Paris is honoring the life and legacy of Abraham-Louis Breguet, a watchmaker whose contributions to horology include the