Van Cleef & Arpels, the French High Jewelry Maison well known for its enchanting creations, opened its first heritage exhibition in the Middle East – Treasures and Legends. Artistically displayed at Les Salons Van Cleef & Arpels Dubai Opera, the patrimony pieces exude savoir-faire and exceptional artistry work, all woven into the jewelry. Celebrating a century of creations from precious objects to unique orders, the Treasures and Legends exhibition is the gateway into the history of one of the most prestigious jewelry dynasties.
The great ambassadors of their times: Kings and Queens, Princes and Princesses, Maharajahs and Maharanis and aristocrats favored the introduction of new styles that marked the decades of the 20th century, from the Art Deco movement, to the oriental inspirations of the 1970s, passing by the constant love of nature. Following an illustrious list of legends, each piece of jewelry is accompanied by historical or interesting stories, reflecting the evolution of the Maison’s distinctive style and its bonds with royal families.
All of the high profile guests were immersed into the unforgettable patrons’ heirlooms, all of which are connected with a golden thread and their love of the beautiful art of Van Cleef & Arpels. The stunning pieces and interesting world-known icons, captivated the viewers by unfolding incredible personal stories all of which are illustrated the extraordinary Parisian art de vivre.
The Treasures and Legends exhibition by Van Cleef & Arpels is bursting of extravagant fairytales and fascinating behind-the-scenes stories that will continue to captivate and inspire. This grandiose collection of over 50 pieces can be viewed at Les Salon Van Cleef & Arpels Dubai Opera boutique until the end of October.