12 November, 2015: For the first time Australia experienced, the ‘Charming Bird’, winner of the GPHG 2015 “Mechanical Exception” category and the ‘Bird Repeater’, a pure Jaquet Droz creation combining timeless style and cutting edge technology at a special event celebrating the launch of Jaquet Droz in Australia at the prestigious Monards boutique in Crown, Melbourne.
Reviewing the exceptional contributions that the Manufacture has made to the field of horology, art, enamelling, engraving, gem setting and micro mechanics, the showcased focused, on the astonishing world of Jaquet Droz. Guests were also able to experience various stone dials and the iconic Grande Seconde Tourbillon with opal dial.
Building on its unique heritage, Jaquet Droz has never stopped developing new complications and forms of art that form an exclusive identity for the brand. One of the manufactures strength is the ability to create custom dial designs to meet its enthusiastic clients’ requirements. To this very day, Jaquet Droz tirelessly perpetuates the pioneering spirit of its founder by revolutionising various facets of horology.
“Australians appreciate new products and concepts and this is exactly what we intend on doing, which is communicating our history and craftsmanship. Australia is new for Jaquet Droz and is developing very rapidly for high end watchmaking. We are in the right place and the right time” commented Marc Aellen, Vice President of Jaquet Droz on the night.