Classic Fusion Cruz-Diez Wristwatch

$26,000

In honor of the life’s work of Franco-Venezuelan artist and color theorist Carlos Cruz-Diez, Hublot’s limited edition Classic Fusion wristwatch interprets his 1964 masterpiece “Chronointerference.” The MHUB1100.H movement not only powers the self-winding timepiece, but also two colorful, patterned discs that compose the dial. Corresponding with the passage of time, the patterns shift in an exquisite display of kinetic color art. There are variations in millimeter …

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Carlos Cruz-Diez Expresses Color Through Time and Space

For decades, the work of Venezuela-born, Paris-based artist Carlos Cruz-Diez has tantalized and transfixed—illusion-like but incisive. The 94-year-old artist’s pieces catch eyes at exhibitions and art fairs the world over for their participatory take on color through space and time. To celebrate this, and their 25-year partnership with Art Basel, UBS built their VIP lounge in Switzerland around their collection of Cruz-Diez art. Many of …

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