Wrist Watches and Men:

…a timeless obsession Avoiding the time of day in the digital age is a daunting challenge. The numbers reporting the hour, minutes and seconds glow at you from coffee makers, refrigerators, stoves and microwaves. They are on the cable box which feeds your television, on laptops, desktops, tablets and readers. Your car knows what time…

Cartier Tank

While the list of the most iconic watches of all time is not a long one, the Cartier Tank is more than worthy, of making the list.  The Santos and the Tank are two models of Cartier watches that have evolved into many versions. The Tank however, has stood the test of time, maintaining Louis…

Pieces of Time

its spinning wheels have a complexity that calls to mind the celestial spheres. It is a mythical, magical thing that marks the quotidian and mundane but reflects and reminds us of the timeless and sublime. Since its beginning, it has been a thing of unspeakable beauty and immutable essence. Nothing fixes the essence of being…

The Prof

Mathematician + Time-Pieces Designer+ Watch Manufacturer For sure, wrist watches have not been left out of the fast-moving world of technology, and we have proof. Meet Yvan Arpa, owner and creative mind behind Luxury Artpieces, manufacturers of luxury watches. Fifty-year-old Yvan is based in Switzerland, from where he designs high-end watches using some unusual but…