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The Senfine adventure began in the mind of one man, an inventor: Pierre Genequand. Here is a quick overview of this physicist's journey, the history of his idea and the circumstances that gave rise to it.


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She sets out at dawn, with an entire city to discover in a single day. Her schedule is full. The museum of history, the museum of art, the city centre monuments, the view from the top of a skyscraper, a meal in a typical old quarter restaurant... and that's just part of her itinerary. With all...

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Last week in the prestigious location of Whatley Manor, Parmigiani Fleurier was proud to present an insight into the world of Haute Horlogerie and the complex art of restoration.

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Jörg Woltmann, a banker from Berlin, is passionate not only for Parmigiani's Haut Horlogerie know-how but also for manufacture craftmanship in general. 

He signed a purchase agreement for Königliche Porzellan-Manufaktur Berlin in 2006; since then, he has been the sole shareholder of this...

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The first wristwatch and founding piece with its famous tonneau shape – the Kalpa is the iconic watch from the Parmigiani Fleurier collection in many ways.

Michel Parmigiani started to design the Kalpa from the side. It seemed to him that the lugs of watches are often mismatched with the...

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On May 29th 1996, the brand Parmigiani Fleurier is founded. It is born from the trust woven between Michel Parmigiani and the Sandoz Family Foundation who have acknowledged his talent as a watchmaker.

The early stages of Parmigiani Fleurier meet a strictly artisanal approach...

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Exactly 20 years ago today, Michel Parmigiani and Pierre Landolt exchanged a highly symbolic handshake at the Beau-Rivage Palace in Lausanne. It marked the moment the Parmigiani Fleurier brand was created, witnessed by a small gathering of journalists and...

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Who will be in Rio this summer? What is the value of time – a minute, a second, a fraction of it – when you’re rowing to qualify for the Olympic Games? Relive the Final Trials through the words of Tom Ransley, UK rower who will…or won’t be in the eight in Rio. You’ll just have to read to find...

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Throughout the month of April, Bucherer Paris is holding an exclusive exhibition of Parmigiani Fleurier timepieces illustrating the brand's 20-year history. The key movements created over the years are displayed chronologically in the form of a rotunda, which highlights the technical advances...

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Last Sunday, Parmigiani Fleurier celebrated its first year as official timing sponsor of The Cancer Research UK Boat Races. The event was held at the private members club Winchester House in Putney with the brand's guests. Set in a Grade II listed building, overlooking the River...