Jaquet Droz celebrates this year its 280th anniversary. For the occasion, Haute Horlogerie enthusiasts were invited to discover the exhibition "Story of the Unique" unveiling a historical retrospective and the presentation of Jaquet Droz’s new collections with the presence of the CEO, Mr. Christian Lattmann.
The cherry on the pie of the exhibition was the presentation Parrot Repeater Pocket Watch, a quintessence of Jaquet Droz’s know-how in decorative arts. Watchmaking skills are showcased alongside artistic techniques. The oeuvre d'art carries on the long tradition of automata originally established by Pierre Jaquet-Droz, spurring it today to push new technical, creative and artistic boundaries.
From the anniversary model Grande Seconde Tribute, the architectural Grande Seconde Skelet-One, the elegant Lady 8 Petite to automaton watch Tropical Bird Repeater, visitors will have the privilege to discover Jaquet Droz watchmaking expertise through a striking journey between heritage and modernity.
The exhibition is open from September 28th till October 14th from 11 am till 11 pm from Monday till Sunday at The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands, 10 Bayfront Avenue, Singapore 018956, Jaquet Droz Boutique, Casino Level B2M-215. Tel. (65) 6688 7291.
“Some watches tell time, some tell a story”
A minimalist tribute to astronomy and an ode to the poetry of the stars, these two latest variations on the Grande Heure Minute shine a new light on the Astrale collection by Jaquet Droz.
Jaquet Droz and its partners - Tourbillon boutique in San Francisco on September 26th and L’oro Jewellery in Toronto, Canada on September 28th - collaborated in special evenings of craftsmanship and art appreciation.
Harmony is not a question of size, but of proportions. For its new creation measuring only 25 mm in diameter, Jaquet Droz revisited the emblematic design of its original model, the Lady 8, transforming it into a more intimate version: the Lady 8 Petite.
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