This watch is a collaboration between the Raketa Watch Factory and the State Tretyakov Gallery (Russia’s main museum of national art). Raketa didn’t try to do a beautiful watch. Raketa did a radically abstract watch that doesn’t follow the conventional rules of classic aesthetics. Exactly like the Russian Avant-Garde artist Kazimir Malevich did in 1915 when he painted the most abstract painting in the world: the Black Square. When asked […]
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With a design that dates far back to the Soviet era, the Raketa Big Zero timepiece is one that many around the world can clearly and easily recognize. This famous watch style first rose to popularity by Mikhail Gorbachev, the Secretary-General of the Communist Party of the USSR, who, during an international political summit on Italian soil, was asked to explain the name of his new social and economic reforms. […]
As the dive watch is one of the most iconic mainstream timepieces that has kept its footing in the modern watch world, it is a watch that every collector should have in their collection. If you don’t want to pay the oft-exorbitant price tag for a dive watch, check out this list of top mechanical dive watches under 2000€. Oris Diver Sixty-Five The Oris Diver Sixty-Five features a large, robust […]