Tourbillon a Swiss-German Magazine announced in its Fall 2008 Issue No15 the winners of the best designed Olympic inpsired timepiece and the Gold was awarded to the House of VOILA for its “BEIJING DREAM” Collection.
Pekings new national stadium, fondly referred to as the Birds Nest, was conceived by Swiss Architects Herzog and De Meuron and inspired Roger Khemlani, Creative Director of the House of VOILA to launch a rather unusual watch collection which he presented at Baselworld this year at his Soire de Superstars event – an evening marking the release of the Swiss Made Beijing Dream.
“The miniaturization of the Birds Nest was a delicate task”, claimed Khemlani. “The design of this collection brought along with it new challenges at every step of its creation. Thru this collection I wanted to express what architectural engineers and watch technicians have in common, explains the Creative Director of VOILA.” Click here to read full article