Madison Avenue Watch Week event returns April 13th

Madison Watch WeekThe Annual Madison Avenue Watch Week returns next week for the sixth time. As in past years, participating boutiques along New York’s famed avenue will showcase their collections, including timepieces introduced just last month at Baselworld 2016. The event will run from April 13th to April 20th.

Madison Avenue, the largest fine timepiece marketplace in North America, invites you to experience Haute Horlogerie during the 6th Annual Madison Avenue Watch Week.

Collectors and connoisseurs will have the opportunity to become immersed in the artistry and craftsmanship of exceptional timepieces, many on view for the first time in America.

Much as last year, a number of different events will take place during the week’s festivities. Among these will be by-appointment-only viewings of the new timepiece collections at Vacheron Constantin, a Tourbillon Retrospective Exhibition by F.P. Journe to honour the 25th anniversary of their first tourbillon and a series of watchmaking classes courtesy of Jaeger-LeCoultre. There will be plenty of opportunities to mingle as well, including a Collector’s Dinner hosetd by A. Lange & Söhne and a Hublot cocktail party with Aaron Sigmond, author of Drive Time: Watches inspired by Automobiles, Motorcycles and Racing.

Participating this year are A. Lange & Söhne, Asprey, Chopard, de Grisogono, Diesel, Fabergé, F.P. Journe, Frey Wille, Hublot, Jaeger-LeCoultre, Montblanc, Panerai and Vacheron Constantin.

Note that you will need to request an invitation online for many of these events.

Source : Madison Avenue Watch Week