[September 9th to 18th, 2016], German high-end watchmaking brand Glashütte Original launched the ‘Glasut Wrigley Original-360-degree full-angle special exhibition’ in Hangzhou. In this vibrant city of innovation, Glashütte Original is more than 171 years old, showing the brand’s insistence on traditional handicraft skills and the original spirit of continuous breakthrough; with classic timepieces that span time, Analysis of the past, present and future of traditional German watchmaking.
Glashütte Original Core-360-degree full-view special exhibition
The brand gene is presented from a full perspective, ingenious design pays tribute to the classics
At the exhibition site, Glashütte Original specially set up a 360-degree round open exhibition venue, focusing on the three themes of ‘persistence and inheritance’, ‘excellence of craftsmanship’ and ‘core of originality’, combining innovation with traditional history to represent the brand 12 aspects of the essence: ‘original’, ‘unity’, ‘excellence’, ‘consistent’, ‘creative’, ‘reach concept’, ‘beautiful’, ‘dedication’, ‘balance’, ‘heritage’ and ‘forward looking’ each other Echoing, the multi-angle panorama presents the brand’s diversified genes.
Discovering the creator of legendary time-a century of heritage, world dialogue
In this exhibition, a senior watchmaker from the original German factory was invited to come to the scene to deeply understand the mystery of mechanical time. As the legendary founder in the watchmaking process, the precise movement and various complicated functions are all from his own hands. And how to perfectly integrate art and machinery on the dial also requires great wisdom and endurance, all of which depend on the collaboration of another legendary craftsman-the mysterious dial master. In this exhibition, the two soul figures in the watchmaking process have come a long way. From design to precision debugging, the original watchmaking skills from Germany can be seen at a glance.
Glashütte’s original legendary craftsman-the watchmaker shows the dial making skills live
Three themes create excellence, and you can see original innovation
‘Persistence and Inheritance’ presents representative models in the Glashütte watchmaking process: the Parliamentary Observatory Watch, the 1960s Calendar Watch, the Parliamentary Observation Watch, and the Parliamentary Tourbillon Watch. A panoramic view; ‘excellent craftsmanship’ focuses on the design skills of the dial: the 1970s big chronograph watch, the parliamentary big chronograph watch, Ling Ling watch, three selected watches deeply represent the original German The essence of watchmaking. The ‘Core of Originality’ section specially selects three self-produced movements zero: 58-01, 89-02, and Cal.36, showing the originality and craftsmanship of Glashütte’s originality as a mark without reservation. Proof of process.
Senator Observatory with Calibre 58-01
Senator World Time watch with 89-02 movement
Senator Excellence watch with 36 movements
Since 1845, Glashütte, as a symbol of German high-end watchmaking, has become synonymous with excellent watchmaking craftsmanship, German precision pursuit and superb design. Here, the core values of traditional watchmaking and master craftsmanship have been passed down from generation to generation. Inheriting a 171-year-old culture of excellence, Glashütte inherits the essence of watchmaking traditions and integrates the most advanced materials and watchmaking techniques to create masterpieces of timepieces.
Glashütte Original sincerely invites you to experience the exquisite German watchmaking skills on site and feel the original charm that has been passed down for 100 years.
Glashütte Original Core
360-degree full-view special exhibition
Hangzhou Railway Station
September 9-18, 2016
Atrium, Ground Floor, Block D, Hangzhou Tower Shopping Center
Xinyu Sambo Hangzhou Mansion
Opening hours: 10: 00-21: 00
1F, Block D, Hangzhou Tower Shopping Center
Phone: 0571-8701 8685