Vacheron Constantin al centro dei Mestieri d'Arte da 260 anni, membro fondatore della prima edizione della LONDON CRAFT WEEK.

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Vacheron Constantin al centro dei Mestieri d'Arte da 260 anni, membro fondatore della prima edizione della LONDON CRAFT WEEK.

Partner to the European Artistic Crafts Days (JEMA), Vacheron Constantin is extending its commitment by supporting LONDON CRAFT WEEK from May 6th to 10th 2015.  60 private workshops, galleries and prestigious companies will celebrate arts and crafts by offering the public an unprecedented programme.

LONDON CRAFT WEEK PROGRAMME 

LONDON CRAFT WEEK will challenge perceptions of craft and showcase the artistic and creative ingenuity of craftsmen and makers through a programme involving 60 galleries and exhibitions.

  • COLLECT fair organised by the Crafts Council, from May 8th to 11th 2015 at the Saatchi Gallery.

  • “A Place for Craft” Conference organised by the Heritage Craft Association, on Saturday, May 9th at the V&A (entrance free).

  • Triennial exhibition of the Crafts Council and the V&A entitled “What is Luxury?”, from April 25th to September 27th at the V&A.

  • Walpole Crafted Exhibition at Fortnum & Mason.

  • Cockpit Arts open doors, summer edition.

  • Heritage Crafts Association Photography Exhibition, from May 7th to 17th at the Prince’s Foundation for Building Community.

Take a look at the detailed programme: www.londoncraftweek.com/programme

 

LONDON CRAFT WEEK PARTNERS 

Vacheron Constantin is proud to be the Founding Partner of  LONDON CRAFT WEEK alongside strategic partners like the Lord Mayor of London, the Crafts Council, the Arts Council England, the Walpole and the Heritage Crafts Association. The event highlights exceptional, innovative craft, be it British or international.

“LONDON HAS LONG HAD A FASHION WEEK AND A DESIGN FESTIVAL. FROM 2015, IT WILL HAVE THE EQUIVALENT FOR THE CRAFT SECTOR,  LONDON CRAFT WEEK.”
Guy Salter, Founder & Chairman of  LONDON CRAFT WEEK


VACHERON CONSTANTIN BOUTIQUE IN LONDON

During LONDON CRAFT WEEK, the Vacheron Constantin boutique in London will host demonstrations by a master-engraver and a watchmaker. Visitors will thus be able to discover the exceptional know-how of the Maison’s craftspeople and try their practices themselves.

MAY 7th to 9th 2015
37 OLD BOND STREET, LONDON W1S 4AB


“LONDON CRAFT WEEK is a journey to the roots of creativity and we hope that it will inspire a number of vocations.”         
Juan-Carlos Torres, CEO Vacheron Constantin

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Vacheron Constantin Master Engraver

Vacheron Constantin Master Engraver

LINLEY workshop. Image courtesy of Linley

LINLEY workshop

LINLEY workshop

Clothworkers at Cockpit Arts

Clothworkers at Cockpit Arts

Clothworkers at Cockpit Arts

Stitch being adjusted at Drakes factory, no.3 Haberdasher Street

Stitch being adjusted at Drakes factory.

Stitch being adjusted at Drakes factory.