Jaquet Droz (Jacques Dro) was born in 1738. On the occasion of this 275th anniversary, combining the essence of Western craftsmanship and the spiritual charm of Eastern culture, he devoted several beautiful timepieces. Gili Xiyi Dongyun Timepiece Culture Exhibition ‘. Each of the masterpieces on display exhibits a journey of exploration of timepiece culture, paying homage to the origin of the heart with the image of time.
Jacques Dro Love Butterfly Watch
The 2013 Hengli “Western Art and East Rhyme” timepiece culture exhibition brings together new and classic models of Jacques de Loire and nearly twenty world-famous and famous watch brands. Divided into four sections: ‘Exploration Road’, ‘Civilization Journey’, ‘Timing Time’, and ‘Time Station’, creatively create a ‘museum’ in the urban public commercial space. I hope that visitors can experience rich time Cultural atmosphere. The unique “time flowing sand” landscape and quiet Zen space bring a different sense of experience to tasters. From October 21st to November 4th, this ‘flowing time museum’ will be launched in Beijing Financial Street, a place where wealth and fashion gather. As one of the highlights of the Financial Street Watch Month, it will be shared with many watch lovers in Beijing. The culture of timepieces is vast and profound.
This time, Jacques Dro has selected 12 precious watches for an exhibition of aesthetic models. Each piece is a heritage and innovation of Jacques Dro’s fine watchmaking technology. In the pavilion with oriental connotation, ink clock, timer, flowing fine sand, floating light and shadow, and trivial images guide us to calmly listen to and explore the meaning of time in the complicated world.
This exhibition coincides with the 275th anniversary of the establishment of the Jacques de Ronaldo brand, re-engraving pocket watches, large second hand series, big fire enamel, micro-painted enamel, carved crafts, moon phases, perpetual calendars … 12 beautiful timepieces integrate many brands Top watchmaking craftsmanship leads visitors into the time tunnel of Jacques de Rouge, and brings the brand’s glorious history for nearly three centuries: 1738, the founder of the brand, Pierre Jaquet-Droz With his deep obsession and passion for watches and machinery, he founded the first watch factory in La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland. A series of long pendulums (floor clocks) produced by him, equipped with continuously improved precision movements, have become an unprecedented art treasure; since 177, Pierre Jacques de Dr. and his son Henri-Louis have La Chaux-de-Fon and all over Europe exhibit their famous automatic dolls: writers, painters and musicians. Continuous research in the field of novelty machinery and vivid reproduction of life and moving installations have made his works come to life, this kind of realistic and imaginary performance has stunned the entire European royal family. At the end of the 18th century, Jacques de Roche exported more than 600 clocks and watches to China in ten years. It was deeply loved by dignitaries and nobles, and was named ‘Jacques de Lo’ by Emperor Qianlong of the Qing Dynasty and is still in use today. As a result, Jacques Droe became the first pioneering watch brand to export to China. So far, many well-preserved automatic puppets and pocket watches are displayed in the National Palace Museum of China.
The story of Jacques Droe’s relationship with China has been going on for more than 200 years. The two are not only a romantic story, but also a real harmony and rapport between the Swiss watchmaker and the Forbidden City. To this day, Jacques Dro has used it to impress the Chinese emperor’s curious arts and crafts, which once again filled the brand with surging vitality, rhythm and thirst. In the pavilion, visitors can taste the Jacques Dro series products, experience the unique charm of the brand culture at close range, and many wonderful experiences await you.
Hengli Xiyi Dongyun 2013 Touring Exhibition Beijing Station
Venue: Atrium of Beijing Financial Street Shopping Center