Roger Dubuis is pleased to announce its participation in the 2016 edition of TimeCrafters, the country’s largest watchmaker exhibition taking place at the Park Avenue Armory in New York from May 12 through 15.
Roger Dubuis Astral Skeleton at the 4th Edition of TimeCrafters 2016
Founded in 2011, TimeCrafters provides a public environment for watch enthusiasts and collectors to immerse themselves in the watch industry’s best timepieces and to interact directly with the brands showcasing their outstanding craftsmanship.
Visitors to the Roger Dubuis World at TimeCrafters will have the opportunity to encounter the timepieces which demonstrate the Manufacture’s position as the pioneer of contemporary skeletons and specialist in architectural and technical mechanics all perfectly embodied in the legendary Excalibur collection. The iconic and emblematic Excalibur Spider Double Tourbillon and the Excalibur Knights of the Round Table II will be showcased alongside the 2016 novelties such as the Excalibur Automatic Skeleton Carbon.
Novelties from the Velvet collection, inspired by the Hollywood’s golden Age devastatingly beautiful and inspirational Divas will be on display in the Roger Dubuis World. The exquisite Velvet models are designed to express the Roger Dubuis vision of the contemporary fame fatale – stunning designs and cutting-edge materials that perfectly conjure up the multi-faceted complexity of feminine nature.
The exhilarating line-up of men’s and women’s timepieces will be showcased against the backdrop of the Astral Skeleton universe. A concept based on the iconic star-shaped design present in all the Roger Dubuis skeleton movements, simultaneously delivering powerful reinterpretations of other equally extraordinary know-how in its signature realms of expertise – the micro-rotor and the flying tourbillon. The Astral Skeleton universe will be represented by a monumental Star positioned centrally in the booth.
All the timepiece enthusiasts can further experience the Astral Skeleton universe by being immersed in a 3D virtual reality experience via Oculus Rift glasses, dubbed “The Astral Skeleton Experience”. Guests will embark on a fantastic journey that will send them hurtling through a fantasy world by the unique Astral design of Roger Dubuis skeleton calibres.
“This is an exceptional chance for us to present our incredible creations in New York City at TimeCrafters,” says CEO Jean-Marc Pontroué, who will be in attendance at the luxury watch fair. “Since the opening of our first ever US boutique on Madison Avenue, there has been tremendous interest in the area, therefore I am truly looking forward to connecting with those in New York who have a real interest and passion for watches.”
Request your invitation to TimeCrafters by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.