Time is the intangible that we seek to hold on to, that we always need more of, that we hope to make our own. Spending it well, connects us to others, to experiences, to our past, present, and future. We curate objects, that we believe enhance our enjoyment of that rare commodity, as ultimately, time is the only true luxury.
Some watches are destined for the refined and discerning horological connoisseur, while others are created for those who prefer their timepieces with a dash of spice, a splash of exuberance, and just the slightest twist of controversy! If you consider yourself a purveyor of the latter category, then the catalog of Romain Jerome may well whet your whistle.
Yusuke Hanai’s art is populated by a group of beautiful if to some degree, deflated characters. Some of his figures appear exaggerated in some way or another, yet they completely characterize the human experience. Rather than zeroing in on the lustrous and fabulous, Hanai displays his interest in the people who battle and come up short.