CELEBRATING THE INDIVIDUAL

Of Contrasts, Contradictions, and Opposites

Clash de Cartier is a huge departure from the kind of jewellery that we are used to seeing from Cartier. This new collection balances clean design with an excess of energy and a serious spirit with original charm. It is a clash of attitudes, in other words. Most of all, the new line is also a study in contrasts: It…

Master of Preservation

by Jamie Nonis For Sandrine Stern, managing artists’ egos is par for the course in her role as head of creations at Patek Philippe. “It’s hard to find the right [master craftsman] and to also find someone who is open enough to listen to feedback. Because when you are an artist, sometimes you prefer to do your job on your…

Women of Dance

Legendary watchmakers Rolex has, over nearly two decades, sought to perpetuate excellence and make a lasting contribution to the sharing of knowledge across generations. This is exemplified by the Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative, which has evolved into an enriching dialogue between artists of different generations, cultures and disciplines, helping ensure that the world’s artistic heritage is passed on.…