On Wednesday, the legendary Swiss watchmaker Ulysse Nardin has arranged dinner party in Moscow, dedicated to the anniversary of the opening of its mono-brand boutique in Moscow.
The event was visited by the famous watchmaker of General Ludwig Ohslin. His collaboration with the clock manufactory gave the world such masterpieces as the mechanical clock, perpetual calendar module, an astronomical clock and a whole host of industry-relevant models. All of them, together with the clock Freak and Moonstruck were presented to the guests, sparkling windows.
The evening was held in the predominantly blue tones clearance.
Visitors are offered gourmet dinner seafood masterpieces and gave gifts. Patrick Hoffman opened the dinner, which is the CEO of Ulysse Nardin:
“I travel the world over and over again thinking about what attracts customers to our local? And now I realize that maybe it’s not just a passion for timepieces, but works of art.”
A touch of nostalgia added Ludwig Ohslin:
“Back in 1983, went to my studio, Rolf Schneider, and admired my astrolabe. He was so inspired by these astronomical clocks that Rolf wanted to do with the same wrist – and so began our collaboration.”
At evening attended a Russian figure skater Evgeni Plushenko, who became ambassador nvoym Ulysse Nardin. He noted that cooperation with this watch manufactory is a great honor for him.
Evgeni Plushenko will be a new collection of glorifying the achievements in sports. In the world of sports watch Ulysse Nardin did not come from the laboratory, and of life itself: at the beginning of last century, their chronometers installed on vessels of 50 countries of the world, the unit assisted in the most difficult conditions to win the oceans. During its existence, Ulysse Nardin has been awarded 18 gold medals. Winner of 40 gold medals, Evgeni Plushenko at the gala dinner as little talked about his collaboration with the brand:
“In my collection there Ulysse Nardin Monaco YS and El Toro. I met with Mr. Schneider, who owned the company a year ago. He was incredibly cheerful person, very loved sport, and we immediately began discussing cooperation: how to combine the most harmonious luxury and sport? In August 2011 we visited the factory with Jana at Le Locle and fulfilled my dream to see live, how to create a Swiss watch. During the tour, Patrick Hoffman liked even gave me his watch.
This was followed by a final decision on the issue in January 2012 my own line of watches Ulysse Nardin Plushenko in the design of which I attended on their own. Dial new items will be carried out in ice blue and blue colors, and arrows and shell of gold remind gold medals. Results will be released 250 limited edition watches Ulysse Nardin Plushenko – this is my pride. ”