Audemars Piguet in Jeddah

June 5, 2014 3:37 pm

In a tribute to the marvels of precision in the Grandes Complications of Audemars Piguet, the Swiss watch Manufacture together with Ali Bin Ali for watches and Jewelry, the official retailer in Jeddah and Riyadh, organized a high level complications presentation at the Audemars Piguet Boutique in Jeddah, where a selected number of watch connoisseurs discovered the most sophisticated icons of time telling.

The world of complications was re-created in the heart of Jeddah where aficionados of the world of luxurious highly sophisticated watches enjoyed discovering the uniqueness of the masterpieces featuring state of the art craftsmanship and know-how from May 13th to 20th. The boutique welcomed media representatives on May 14th, allowing the press to savor the experience of the Grandes Complications.

In the era of speed, time stopped for a while in a tribute to the Grandes Complications, which are designed to challenge time itself. From the first Grande Complication pocket watch to the most recent models such as the Royal Oak and the Jules Audemars, Audemars Piguet has relentlessly challenged the industry boundaries to push the watchmaking art to new limits.

Mastering the traditional artistry of high watchmaking, the Swiss Manufacture continuously reinterprets the watches to conform to contemporary tastes. The timepieces combine with perfect harmony many distinctive features such as the measurement of short time intervals, the astronomical indications, the ultra-thin cores, the Grande Complication movements, the self-winding calibers, the perpetual calendar and the hand finishing of the pieces by expert watchmakers.

Millenary Minute Repeater, one of the most exquisite designs displayed by Audemars Piguet in Jeddah, perpetuates a line of complicated Audemars Piguet wristwatches. Cased in pink gold the watch features hours, minutes, seconds and minute repeater functions together with a specifically developed winding system making it an exquisite blend of technical sophistication, innovative materials and watch making savoir faire.

The Grandes Complications display in Jeddah made a solid proof to the keenness of the Masters of the time telling art to constantly defy the boundaries of the world of haute horlogerie by creating timeless pieces taking off for new horizons; the perfect embodiment of the Manufacture’s motto: “to break the rules, you must first master them.”