14 Sep 2016 KHOSA FAN TUTTE

KHOSA FAN TUTTE

Published in PRIVATE TIME 2016

Every second year, Rolex sponsors a Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative across the fields of dance, architecture, film, theatre, visual arts, literature and music. South African Londiwe Khoza has been named the protégée in dance for 2016-2017.
Words DEBBIE HATHWAY

FOLLOWING A RIGOROUS GLOBAL SEARCH, Cape Academy of Performing Arts (CAPA) graduate Londiwe Khoza has been hand-picked to participate as dance protégée in the 2016-2017 Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative. Read More “KHOSA FAN TUTTE” »

14 Sep 2016 FACETS OF A WOMAN

FACETS OF A WOMAN

The new creations in the Roger Dubuis Velvet Collection are rare artistic masterpieces that just happen to tell time.
Words DEBBIE HATHWAY

Published in PRIVATE TIME 2016

IT SOUNDED LIKE A WRY CONFESSION when the Roger Dubuis presenter acknowledged minimal fanfare around the Maison’s Velvet Collection when it came to market in 2011. I remember it well, however, particularly the fashion strap with the fishnet-stocking overlay that appealed to my theatrical sensibilities.
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14 Sep 2016 Plotting the Course

Plotting the Course

Published in Private Edition 33

As a student, Walter Volpers could only dream about owning a luxury watch. Now he oversees their production.
Words DEBBIE HATHWAY

WALTER VOLPERS FELL IN LOVE with haute horlogerie while studying industrial engineering in Basel. The subject of his affection was a watch he spotted in a Swiss jewellery boutique – an IWC Schaffhausen Mark XII, which he swore to own one day.
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