Greubel Forsey Takes Time to a New Level

 |  February 8th, 2013

As seen on You had to look really hard at this year’s SIHH to see the cooperative work of Greubel Forsey and miniature sculptor artist Willard Wigan – who micro-sculpts art on metal that is smaller than 1/15th of a single grain of rice.  The sculpture created for Greubel Forsey’s Art Piece 1 watch is carefully placed — visible from the dial side — if you have a microscope. Otherwise, you have to look through the specially made crown at 9:00, which features a 23X magnification of the micro sculpture. The Art Piece 1 is an artistic collaboration that brings a new chapter to the brand – one filled with art perhaps as equally exacting as the watchmaking of…

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