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– 2 December, 2023 –

A Private Viewing of Award-winning Watches

In collaboration with the Grand Prix D'Horlogerie de Genève



A Christmas Soiree: Exclusive access to 2023's best watches

Experience the magic of the season at our Christmas Soiree at Kunsthaus in Zurich on December 2nd. This exclusive event grants you close access to some of the most remarkable watches made in 2023, making it a time to remember. Moreover, you will learn behind-the-scenes secrets by watch expert Gianfranco Ritschel and Bulgari. 

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The Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève (GPHG) is a foundation dedicated to honoring exceptional contemporary timepieces and fostering global appreciation for the watchmaking craftsmanship.  

Each November, the GPHG awards ceremony in Geneva serves as a magnet for the crème de la crème of the international watchmaking profession. With 90 nominated timepieces categorized into 15 distinct classes, the event is affectionately known as the "Oscar's" of the watch industry. 

Following the official ceremony, GPHG takes the awarded watches on an exhibition making its stop in Zurich from December 1st to the 3rd. 

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Enjoy a festive evening at Zurich's Kunsthaus, surrounded by this year's most extraordinary timepieces

Apéro and Appetizers 

Come around and enjoy an evening with delicious Christmas appetizers and warm drinks to celebrate the beginning of the festive season. 

Watch Display

Get up close and personal with the award-winning timepieces as the watch expert, Gianfranco Ritschel, offers insightful explanations for each watch on display. 



Gianfranco Ritschel

Mr. Ritchel is a recognized watch expert with a remarkable role as a consultant and educator at the 'Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie' in Geneva. His vision is to inspire individuals to attain excellence in the fine watchmaking, jewelry, and luxury world. We are both excited and honored to have Mr. Ritschel as our guide, offering insightful presentations of each of the awarded watches to our esteemed guests. 


Event Schedule

Saturday 02.12.23

Door Opening
From 18:00

Enjoy a glass of wine with some tasty Appetizers throughout the evening. 

First viewing slot
30 minutes

Gianfranco Ritschel is showcasing and providing background details to the 20 award winning watches from different categories. 

Podium discussion
20 minutes

Bulgari and Gianfranco Ritschel are having a talk about the secrets behind the watchmaking industry.

Second viewing slot
30 minutes

Gianfranco Ritschel is showcasing and providing background details to the 20 award winning watches from different categories. 


The Location

Join us in the beautiful art museum of Zurich at Heimpl. 1, 8001 Zürich.


Kunsthaus Altbau


Entrance: Heimpl. 1, 8001 Zürich


Want to attend?

If you are interested in attending our invitation-only event, please complete the form, and we will notify you regarding your acceptance.