“Mineral” from Sophie Depéry is a reinterpretation of the Royal Oak model inspired by marks carved by glaciers on rocks. The case is made out of one solid block of stainless steel assembled from the back. The watch is entirely hand engraved.
“Gold shell” from Japanese student Fumiko Ito is a poetic representation of natural structures and landscapes. On the face of Gold Shell, each layer symbolizes the accumulation of time and is shaped by incomparable craftsmanship. Sensitive diamond arrangements bring you to a meditational aspect of time, the innate transience of which is evident in the delicate feeling of this watch. Gold Shell carved Audemars Piguet’s brilliant history and also start to curve our own future. “Gold Shell” is inspired by the changing and layering of nature through time. Each layer represents a slice of Audemars Piguet’s evolutionary history and diamonds highlight its glory moments.
For « Black Box » from Canadian student Guillaume Noiseux, the comes from a black box, the mysterious, indestructible object that records the going-ons of flights throughout the world. In this perspective, the goal was to create a capsule to hold the Audemars Piguet 3120 caliber, protect it and also display it, so it will keep going hundreds of years.