Long before he established his watch company in 2001, Richard Mille (www.richardmille.c
At nearly 3,300 feet underground, the air in shaft number 10 at South Africa’s Impala mine is warm, humid, and acrid.
The MV 75 World Champion is the first in a series of MV Agusta–themed timepieces from Swiss watchmaker JeanRichard (
Max Büsser was hesitant to launch a watch brand, because he lacked a certain prerequisite.
Swiss watches served as a kind of appetizer during Pascal Raffy’s childhood in Lebanon.
"Is there anything more inspiring to man than the sky?" asks Louis de Meckenheim, who manages the development of Van Cleef & Arpels’ (212
The master compressor Extreme Lab is not only a ground-breaker; it is a scene-stealer.
"An artist’s job is to predict the future and push the envelope," says Adam Lindemann, a 46-year-old New Yorker who collects contemporary art
In watchmaking history, the mid-17th century is known as the Age of Decoration, a period when artisans transformed early pendant and pocket w
Lightweight and strong, carbon fiber is regarded as the state-of-the art material for building high-tech speed machines including Formula
When he is at home on sunday mornings, Frank Müller, CEO of German watchmaker Glashütte Original, likes to select a pocket watch from his
The tourbillon mechanism was invented more than 200 years ago to diminish gravity’s effect on a
Jules Verne’s 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea captured the imagination of Fabrice
Gonet, who read the novel
as a boy at his gr
Watchmaker Emmanuel Breguet, a
of Abraham-Louis Breguet and the only family
The Centigraphe Souverain has a
connection to car racing than some automotive-themed watches.
Veteran NFL linebacker Donnie Edwards once stayed up all night changing the
straps on his 20 or so Panerais.
Not content with merely selling the wares of German watch manufacturers, the Hamburg-based retailer Wempe (
Four years ago, 33-year-old Stefan Ihnen, a movement development engineer at IWC in Schaffhausen, Switzerland, faced the most daunting tec
With each America’s Cup have come a number of sailing-themed timepieces; watchmakers like to associate their efforts with that competition