Thursday, 08 July 2021
VO VINTAGE is back. The second edition of the event open to the public, dedicated to all collectors, enthusiasts, and curious of second hand watches and vintage jewellery, will take place from Saturday 11 to Monday 13 September 2021. It will be a precious moment and a face-to-face meeting for all the actors of the high-end vintage world, a sector expected to grow steadily until 2025.
VO VINTAGE represents a moment of exchange, meeting and the sharing of a passion that inspires all those who gravitates around the vintage watch and jewellery world. Immersed in a distinctive location, they will have the exclusive opportunity to find unique pieces as well as top experts of the sector.
The sector’s four most important dealers will attend with a selection of rare and highly sought watches: Stefano Mazzariol, Maurizio De Angelis, Elvio Piva and Corrado Mattarelli.
The programme, organized under the directorship of Michele Mengoli, advisor for VO VINTAGE, foresees three full days of talks with sector experts and high profile figures, including Dody Giussani and Mario Peserico, in moments of exchange and in-depth investigation amid focuses on the fascination of watches and the ambitious future of the vintage world.
To round off, two high-quality educational moments, each in partnership with a prestigious institution. On Sunday, technical training held by educators from CAPAC in Milan, the Trade and Tourism Polytechnic, which represents Lombardy’s excellence in the field of training services in the watch sector. The FHH Federation Haute Horlorogerie, a Geneva-based institution that, for over 10 years, has been promoting and disseminating watch-making excellence and its culture around the world, will the turn of the “Watch Essentials Class”, an unprecedented course hold Monday. The class will have an outstanding educator: Ugo Pancani, Watch-making, Mechanics and Electronics Professor and FHH Ambassador.
VO VINTAGE is also an opportunity to admire and also learn about the goldsmith industry tradition of the past where there will be market operators specializing in vintage precious and high vintage jewellery, including Montegrandi Gioielli, Lusie Gioielli and Barbara Bassi.
Three VO VINTAGE partners: AHCI – Académie Horlogère des Créateurs Indépendants, an historic swiss association dedicated to perpetuating the art of independent watchmaking; the new Watchouse Forum dedicated to watch enthusiasts and founded by Bruno Bergamaschi, key opinion leader in the sector; WP- Watch Passion Association for news and used, contemporary and vintage watch dealers.
To register and participate click the following link: https://visita.vovintage.com/reserved-area