Mikhael Subotzky: In Conversation
For our latest edition of ULTIMATE in London, Yuka Yamaji interviews artist Mikhael Subotzky about his varied body of work and why he smashes his photographs—a practice he has concluded with his retinal self-portrait.Read More
ULTIMATE MAGNUM: A Unique Collaboration with an Elite Artist Collective
Exclusive works by Cristina de Middel, Alex Majoli and Mikhael Subotzky, among others, present a photographic medium being challenged and re-envisioned—both in terms of technique and storytelling.
Success is a Job in New York
In 'Andy Warhol "Giant" Size', to be released later this month by Phaidon, Kenneth Goldsmith details Warhol's arrival in New York from Pittsburgh and how it gave rise to his now-storied art career.
STYLED: Timeless Watches and How to Wear Them
Phillips in Association with Bacs & Russo is proud to announce a groundbreaking thematic auction, in partnership with Mr Porter and The Rake, taking place on 5 December, in New York.
17 October 2018
Mr. Porter's Toby Bateman Shares His Personal Watch Collection
Phillips in Association with Bacs & Russo will partner with Mr. Porter and The Rake for "Styled: Timeless Watches And How To Wear Them", an exciting auction combining style and watches. Ahead of the sale, scheduled on December 5 in New York, Arthur Touchot caught up with Toby Bateman to talk about his love of vintage watches and how 25 years in the menswear industry has informed his personal taste.
16 October 2018
Specialist Picks: Five Watches From The Geneva Watch Auction: EIGHT
We challenged our specialists to select their favorite watches from the upcoming Geneva Watch Auction: EIGHT (Nov 10-11). Here are their picks.
11 October 2018
The Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore, The Man Who Made It, And The Watch That Honours It
25 years after the birth of the Royal Oak Offshore, its designer, Emmanuel Gueit, is putting his own up for sale next month. Arthur Touchot sat down with Gueit ahead of the sale to talk about the design of the Offshore, its legacy, and the 25th Anniversary re-edition, launched earlier this year by Audemars Piguet.
04 October 2018
Omega: The "Broad Arrow" Family
Known today by collectors as “The Holy Trinity”, the Seamaster 300 (ref. CK 2913), Railmaster (ref. CK 2914), and the Speedmaster (ref. CK 2915) were introduced in 1957 to make Omega competitive in one of the fastest growing segments of the watch market: professional tool watches. These were followed swiftly with the release of a fourth model, the Ranchero aka "The Fourth Musketeer", in 1958. Arthur Touchot breaks down what makes each watch individually unique and explains why together, the "Broad Arrow" models form one of the most successful product launches of the 20th century.
27 September 2018