VACHERON CONSTANTIN - « REFLECTIONS OF TIME » EXHIBITION GENEVA
Vacheron Constantin is showcasing a remarkable set of table clocks from the 1920s. These models unique in the world belong to the Heritage collection and are distinguished by an Art Deco style imbued with Asian influences. Subtly associating artistic crafts, mechanical expertise and oriental or geometrical inspiration, each reflects the artistic movement of its era as well as the exclusive know-how of the Maison. Ornamental horological works of great aesthetic diversity and exceptional rarity, to be explored in the refined atmosphere of the Vacheron Constantin Boutique in Geneva.
Custodian of an authentic treasure, the Vacheron Constantin Heritage department keeps watch over a precious heritage comprising more than 1,300 horological creations and an extraordinary set of archives – all of which bear testimony to the history and expertise of the Manufacture itself, as well as to the evolution of watchmaking across the centuries. The department is entrusted with the two-fold mission of preserving this cultural wealth as well as making it available to the public. Its new exhibition – presented in the Vacheron Constantin’s Geneva Boutique and entitled “Reflections of Time” – highlights a little-known facet of the Maison’s history: the creation of table clocks in the late 1920s. This exceptional patrimonial collection comprises a dozen one-of-a-kind models now on show to the public for the first time ever, until the end of September.
“Reflections of Time” Exhibition, on view until the end of September 2017 Vacheron Constantin Boutique, Place de Longemalle 1 – Geneva Monday through Friday from 10am to 6.30pm and Saturday from 10am to 5pm