Exposure of watchmakers and scenic projects of the third edition of Winners Piaget Young Talents of HEAD – Geneva opened Wednesday, November 25 at 17:00 at FLUX Laboratory with the ceremony in honor of the winners in the presence of Mr. Philippe Léopold-Metzger, CEO of Piaget, Jean-Pierre Greff, director of HEAD – Geneva, Mr. Charles Chaussepied, President of the Juries Winners Piaget Young Talents, Ms. Elizabeth Fischer Head of Design Department Jewellery and Accessories of HEAD – Geneva and Ms. Cynthia Odier, artistic director of FLUX Laboratory.
This third edition has applied creativity of Students within two design workshops related to the DNA of Piaget. A workshop dedicated to the watch design to revisit the Possession watch, framed by the tandem formed by Franck Touzeau, marketing director Horlogerie Piaget, and Marco Borraccino, designer and design teacher shows at HEAD – Geneva.
A workshop in scenography design, led by Alexis Velasco, responsible for POS and office Preorder Piaget & SoldOut (Zieba Mathias Alexander Burdin). The e-s-student of 2nd year Bachelor had carte blanche to imagine a flagship showcase highlighting the Possession collection of jewelry or watch ultra-flat Altiplano. Among the winners, Seila Alvarez wins an internship at the studio watchmaking Piaget, upon completion of his Bachelor in 2016, and Sandra Garsaud who wins an internship of several months in the PLV Piaget at the end of Bachelor’s degree in 2017. The exhibition projects designed by the students with the HEAD – Geneva held from November 25 to 27, daily from 10h – 12h and 14h – 17h at FLUX LABORATORY, 10 rue Jacques-Dalphin, 1227 Carouge.