Last night, WatchTime’s Luxury Watch Show openend with a sold-out opening cocktail event at Gotham Hall. Attendees enjoyed light hors d’oeuvres and cocktails while browsing the exhibits (some of them shown for the first time) of more than 20 internationally renowned watch brands, including A. Lange & Söhne, RGM, Armin Strom, Blancpain, Bell & Ross, Corum, Omega, Vacheron Constantin, Jaeger -LeCoultre, Breguet, Nomos, Tutima, MB&F, Carl F. Bucherer, Seiko, Harry Winston, and more.
WatchTime New York continues on Saturday, October 15th with a full line-up, including a talk on “Vintage Collecting” presented by Phillips Auctions, with Aurel Bacs and Paul Boutros; an expert panel discussion of the distinctive quality of hand-made luxury mechanical watches, moderated by Media Personality and Reporter Bill McCuddy; guided watch tours and talks by leading watch collector and brand consultant Jeff Kingston; and book signings with authors and industry experts Roberta Naas and Aaron Sigmond. Actor Sung Kang of The Fast and The Furious: Tokyo Drift fame will be on site with Perrelet to meet the public between.
Here’s the buildup: