Panerai News

Panerai Opens Their Boutique Doors in South Africa

Panerai Boutique South Africa

Officine Panerai continues to expand their global reach with the opening of their first ever boutique in South Africa. The Johannesburg located boutique was once again conceptualized and designed by none other than the world renowned Patricia Urquiola. Design Visionary Urquiola has been the lead in Panerai boutiques including Florence, Milan, Paris, Hong Kong, Beijing, Taipei, New York, and the flagship …

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Panerai Embraces 3D Printing Technology in the New PAM578

Panerai PAM578

Advancements within any industry are inevitable and in my opinion, necessary. Even within a market where so much attention, pride, and emphasis are put into its history, there is always advancement. The art of watchmaking is a rare niche that continues to amaze its enthusiasts regardless of how long ago a specific movement or complication was created. Sometimes, when speaking …

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Panerai SIHH 2016 End of Show Review

Panerai Central

Another year and another SIHH in the books  for Panerai Central. We had the luxury of being on hand again in Geneva to see the new novelties in person from Officine Panerai. With all the press releases and articles we put out on the new novelties here on Panerai Central,  I always like to take a moment after the show …

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Panerai Central @ SIHH 2016 in Geneva

SIHH 2016 Featured

So here we are, one week away from one of the biggest watch shows of the year, the Salon International De La Haute Horlogerie Geneve or SIHH for short. Once again I have the luxury of being a guest in Geneva  to cover the newest releases from Officine Panerai. I know based on my reviews, insight, and pictures, you might …

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Officine Panerai to offer Personalized Engraving

Panerai Engraving Featured

As I was strolling through the Officine Panerai social media accounts I noticed a new offering from the luxury brand. They have announced that to parallel their excellence in Italian craftsmanship they will start offering the ability to engrave and personalize your Panerai watch. The engraving is done between the lugs and can be anything that you desire, within reason …

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The Watch & The War – The Story of a Rare Panerai Ref. 3646

Panerai 3464 Type C

The other day I was doing some typical web surfing and I stumbled upon an interesting Panerai video. Of course being the Panerai nut that I am,  I had to take a few minutes to watch it and see what this was all about. I have watched countless hours of reviews on every piece in the Panerai collection, but this …

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The Panerai Snapback Case & Spring Bar Controversy

PAM630

When Panerai released the PAM634 15th Anniversary Paneristi edition earlier this year it was met with a bit of mix emotions among the forums community that it’s supposed to represent. In most cases the design tends to rise to the top of the discussion boards when a new piece is released and even more so when it’s a Paneristi edition. …

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Panerai Presents Yves Béhar the Design Visionary Award – 2015 Design Miami

Panerai-DesignMiami-Featured

Miami, a hot bed for art, life and fashion, was home to the Design Miami/ Design Visionary Award presented by Officine Panerai. This award is celebrates the most significant, tangible, durable contributions made in the field of design at an international level. Officine Panerai CEO, Anegelo Bonati, was on hand to present this award to Swiss Designer Yves Béhar. Mr. Béhar …

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Panerai Bronze 1000 Meter Prototype To Be Auctioned at Christie’s in New York

panerai bronze prototype

On June 17th Christie’s Auction House in New York will have a very special and super rare Panerai Prototype up for grabs. This prototype made entirely of bronze was produced in 1985 under the direction of Alessandro Bettarini. During the development of these utility pieces that were to be made for the Italian Royal Navy, they created 4 prototypes made of …

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