1 06, 2024

Audemars Piguet [RE]Master02: An Ode to Brutalism

Di |2024-06-01T14:36:29+01:00June 1st, 2024|

Watchmakers have long drawn inspiration from artistic and architectural movements, and the new Audemars Piguet [RE]Master02 Selfwinding is no exception. The watch is inspired by brutalism, an architectural style born in London after the Second World War, as a design code: think of icons such as the Barbican. In line with this style, the watch favors simple designs [...]

20 03, 2024

Michael Schumacher's watches up for auction at Christie's

Di |2024-03-21T10:35:15+01:00March 20th, 2024|

On the occasion of the first auction of the season, Christie's is preparing to honor the legacy of Michael Schumacher, one of the most talented and successful drivers in the history of Formula 1, by offering selected watches from his private collection at the Rare Watches Live auction. credits: ANSA - KERIM OKTEN The auction will be held at the Four Seasons Hotel des Bergues in Geneva on 13 May 2024, the final date [...]

7 03, 2024

Audemars Piguet presents the Royal Oak Perpetual Calendar John Mayer Limited Edition 

Di |2024-03-07T18:51:56+01:00March 7th, 2024|

Audemars Piguet has joined forces with singer, guitarist and avid watch collector, John Mayer, to create a timeless masterpiece: the Royal Oak Perpetual Calendar "John Mayer" Limited Edition. This collaboration, born from the long friendship between Mayer and the brand, gave life to a limited edition of just 200 examples, which fuses the aesthetic power of the Royal Oak with the original [...]

24 04, 2023

Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum's Audemars Piguet Royal Oak to be auctioned at Christie's

Di |2023-04-24T15:30:48+01:00April 24th, 2023|

From April 24 to May 4, Christie's Watches Online: The Dubai Edit celebrates spring with a rare pearl from the Orient, the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Ref. 4100BA 'Maktoum Dial', dating back to 1980. The Royal Oak, widely considered one of the most influential design of all time, it was originally designed by Gerald Genta for Audemars Piguet. The reference 4100 was launched in 1 [...]

20 02, 2023

Recommended Reading: Rolex, Audemars Piguet and Patek Philippe outperform cryptocurrencies and the stock market 

Di |2023-02-20T17:48:58+01:00February 20th, 2023|

The first quarter of hysterical rallies in 2022, followed by nine months of falling prices for the most traded watches from Rolex, Patek Philippe and Audemars Piguet, has followed broadly the same trajectory as other over-inflated assets such as tech stocks and cryptocurrencies . What a new report from investment bank Morgan Stanley suggests, however, is that luxury watches […]

9 02, 2023

introducing | Audemars Piguet unveils the new CODE 11.59 and three new Royal Oaks

Di |2023-02-09T14:31:16+01:00February 9th, 2023|

In this new year, Audemars Piguet wanted to "unveil" numerous cards... There was a great race in the editorial office to be able to win the article and here we are... but, I'll tell you more, given the numerous publications, I opted to divide the "first releases" of the 2023 semester of the collection and the grand complications. Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Automatic 37 mm Audemars Piguet wanted to delight the in [...]

9 02, 2023

introducing | Audemars Piguet “CODE 11.59 RD#4” & “ROC Split Seconds”

Di |2023-02-09T13:52:37+01:00February 9th, 2023|

As anticipated in the previous article concerning the latest releases from Audemars Piguet, it was more than necessary to focus in more detail on two other great creations of the Swiss house. Let's talk about the CODE 11.59 RD#4 and the Royal Oak Concept Split Seconds. CODE 11.59 BY AUDEMARS PIGUET ULTRA-COMPLICATION UNIVERSELLE The project began in 2016 with the aim of developing [...]

18 12, 2022

P| Movies, Bill Murray wears an Audemars Piguet 5448 in 'Scrooged'

Di |2022-12-18T18:48:50+01:00December 18th, 2022|

Scrooged by Richard Donner is now a great classic of the Christmas holidays. While the versions of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" are countless and all closely related to the original tale, Scrooged is different. In 1988, Bill Murray starred as Ebenezer Scrooge in Scrooged, a dark comedic adaptation of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol." A parody of the tale [...]

11 05, 2022

Gérald Genta's Royal Oak sold for over 2 million euros

Di |2022-05-11T09:02:55+01:00May 11th, 2022|

The auction house Sotheby's has just sold the Royal Oak 2 owned and worn by the man who conceived and designed it for over 2,107,000 million euros (5402 CHF): Gérald Genta. Gèrald Genta has forever transformed wrist watchmaking and the way of interpreting it. From his pencil the great watchmaking classics were born, such as the Royal Oak, the Nautilus, the Ingenieur and the Octo .. His aura is like [...]

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