Alchimie Horlogère
Arts, Sports and People

“Alchimie Horlogère”: a book from Denis Flageollet

Reading Time: < 1 minute “This book is my attempt to make sense of watchmaking in the 21st century, to open pathways that might inspire inventiveness and audacity in the new generation. To transmit through my own experience the lessons of history, of art mechanics and today’s technological potentialities. It is my way of taking part […]

Female Fifty Fathoms Award
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Blancpain announces the winner of the Female Fifty Fathoms Award and the other laureates of the Ocean Photographer of the Year 2022 competition

Reading Time: 3 minutes The 2022 Ocean Photographer of the Year (OPY) competition has drawn to a close with some stunning undersea images taken across the planet by dozens of talented photographers. Blancpain and Oceanographic Magazine are delighted to reveal the names of the winners in all categories of the competition, including for the […]

One of Not Many Mentorship Program
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“One of Not Many Mentorship Program”: Second unveil of the mentorship program in collaboration with Abbey Road Studios & Woodkid

Reading Time: 3 minutes Vacheron Constantin’s “One of Not Many Mentorship Program” which offers expert music production advice and mentoring to an emerging talent, continues with a second artist, Shakira Alleyne. Shakira joins up-and-coming talent Ewan J Phillips to receive guidance from artist Woodkid and to record a track at the iconic London studios. […]

Blancpain Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe Sylt
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Blancpain supports a local nature conservation project on the German North Sea coast: Fifty Fathoms Bathyscaphe Sylt

Reading Time: 3 minutes For almost two decades, prestigious Swiss watchmaker Blancpain has been committed to marine protection. For the first time, the Maison is now supporting a local project in Germany that is dedicated to protecting the biosphere on the North Sea coast. The construction of protected breeding grounds for rare migratory birds […]

Ulysse Nardin partners with Plastic Odyssey
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Ulysse Nardin partners with Plastic Odyssey, a three-year-round-the-world expedition to reduce plastic pollution in our oceans.

Reading Time: 4 minutes Since its foundation in 1846, Ulysse Nardin has fostered close ties with the marine world and has been actively involved in its protection. Last May, the brand marketed the first Diver watch upcycled from fishing nets, symbolizing its commitment to protecting the Ocean. Today, Ulysse Nardin is stepping up its […]