Following the successful inaugural run in 2017, JeweLuxe returns to the TENT@Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza from 12th to 21st October 2018. This year, Deployant is the Official Watch Media, and our Chief Editor will speak in two Savoir Series events on Independent Watchmakers.
The show will run as mainly two Flagship Festivals. Edition 1 will showcase couture fashion presentations featuring fine jewels. And Edition 2 will feature the return of the Savoir Series®; the launch of Forum du Temps, a fraternity for watch collectors and enthusiasts; the introduction of an all-new JeweLuxe® Culture Club presented by Sulwhasoo; an exclusive Vestige Series inspired by the collections of the Asian Civilisations Museum; as well as special island wide showcases featuring art and unique watch events.
Edition 1 is titled Icons & Rarity and will run from 12th to 16th October. And Edition 2 is titled Artistry and Craft and will run from 17th to 21st October.
Edition 2 will showcase 11 Académie Horlogère Des Créateurs Indépendants (AHCI) independent watch and clockmakers, up from just four in 2017. The following have confirmed their participation: David Candaux, Aaron Becsei, Ludovic Ballouard, Vianney Halter, Antoine Preziuo, Konstantin Chaykin, PITA Barcelona, Sinclair Harding, LYH, Ming Guo and Meccaniche Orologi Milano. This is the largest ever gathering of AHCI participants in Asia. In addition independent watchmaker Krayon will also be showcasing their watches.
The Savoir Series is a lineup of masterclasses, some which are open to the public. Designed to explore unique and iconic creations as well as learn about trends and gain insights from leading curators, designers, watchmakers and experts. Our Chief Editor will host two sessions.
Watch this space, our Instagram account @deployant and our Facebook page for invites to these events.