History of Wristwatches

October 23, 2013

Vintage Timepieces Hidden Among Fast Cars in ‘Rush’

Amid the screaming tires, jubilant fans and flaming cars in the car-racing film “Rush,” watch lovers might make out the vintage timepieces on actors’ wrists.
October 3, 2013

Samsung Galaxy Gear watch – A Watch That Sinks Under Its Features

Samsung’s Galaxy Gear watch is ambitious and even amazing. But it has too many components for one gadget.
June 4, 2013

Clocks Index

Consumers of all industrial and personal use items have heard of and to some degree follow the Consumer Confidence Index.  People on Wall Street and Economists […]
June 3, 2013

Nathan Turner Goes Shopping at Atlanta’s Scott Antique Markets

The traveling tastemaker heads to Atlanta for his first visit to the famous antiques fair
May 31, 2013

The Architect’s Eye: The Other White House

On the eve of MoMA’s most expansive Le Corbusier exhibit ever, Lee F. Mindel visits one of the architect’s lesser-known masterpieces—his family residence in Switzerland
May 17, 2013

Art Deco Treasures

In one of the season’s most anticipated sales, Christie’s Paris will auction pieces the legendary Armand Albert Rateau crafted for the Duchess of Alba
May 16, 2013

Celebrating the Masterpiece London art and antiques fair with designer Elissa Cullman

Design’s boldface names gather in New York to toast this summer’s best art and antiques fair, Masterpiece London
May 15, 2013

Market Report | The G.M.T. Watch Makes a Comeback

Dual-time display, made popular by Pan Am pilots, has made a prominent return.
May 15, 2013

Jaeger-LeCoultre collaborates with Hermes on a crystal-encased timepiece

The Swiss watchmaker collaborates with Herme?s on a limited-edition timepiece that runs almost indefinitely
May 14, 2013

Lee F. Mindel rediscovers the bold buildings of Boston, where he trained to be an architect

Architect Lee F. Mindel returns to the city where he trained to be an architect