Emir Kusturica designed the new Raketa watches in honor of 100th anniversary of Russian Avant-garde.

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Emir Kusturica is worldwide famous  Serbian film maker. He has competed at the Cannes Film Festival on five occasions and won the Palme d’Or twice. Emir Kusturica is also famous for his musical career as a part of the music band called «The No Smoking Orchestra». Emir Kusturica teamed up with creative studio Raketa to create a new Raketa watches in honor of 100th anniversary of Russian Avant-garde.

The new model designed by Emir Kusturica is dedicated to the 100th anniversary of Russian Avant-Garde. Emir Kusturica and Jacques von Polier were accompanied by Monica Bellucci while having the final meeting discussing the design of new watch model. The actress was delighted by the look of Avant-Garde model. “Amazing watch! The design is so Russian! I love it!” — she exclaimed.

The family of Kusturica has known Raketa for a long time. Recently, Dunya Kusturica ( the daughter of Emir Kusturica) during her trip to Moscow visited Raketa Creative Studio and brought the historical Raketa watch, the watch of her grandfather. This watch is priceless, because it is the only thing that had been saved after the war in Sarajevo.

The new model of Raketa watches designed by Emir Kusturica is dedicated to 100th anniversary of Russian Avant-garde. Russian Avant-garde is significantly important style for the whole contemporary art. Wassily Kandinsky, Kazimir Malevich and Vladimir Mayakovsky are the founding fathers of Avant-garde art. All of them can be defined as founders of the contemporary art.

“Raketa-Avant-garde” is the new model of Petrodvorets watch factory with the bright design in the best traditions of Russian Avant-garde. The hands in the shape of circles and triangles are running on the dial. The energy for it is generated by the unique movement «Raketa — Avtomat». It is the first time in 30 years that Russia comes up with a new automatic self-winding movement.

The Petrodvorets Watch Factory «Raketa», Russia’s oldest factory, was founded by Peter the Great in 1721. The Factory is producing watches under the brand «Pobeda» (Victory) since the End of World War II. In 1961 the brand «Raketa» was launched in honor of Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin.

The Petrodvorets Watch Factory is one of the rare watch factories in the world that fully manufactures its own movements from A to Z, including hairspring and escapement.

Watches “Raketa-Pilot – T-50”! Only 100 pieces available!

In honor of Russia’s new jets, T-50 fighters, Raketa is bringing 70s top seller model Raketa Pilot with a modern interpretation. It is going to be the last  100 pieces of the legendary model, Pilot. The collectors all over the world have already booked “Pilot T-50”

This model will feature  24-h scale, mechanical movement and 38 cm case.

At the moment Petrodvorets Watch Factory is preparing a completely renewed model “Pilot”  with new automatic movement  in cooperation with construction bureau «Tupolev».

The model  “Pilot — T-50” limited edition is available  at the best Russian watches stores.

The Petrodvorets Watch Factory «Raketa», Russia’s oldest factory, was founded by Peter the Great in 1721. The Factory is producing watches under the brand «Pobeda» (Victory) since the End of World War II. In 1961 the brand «Raketa» was launched in honor of Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin.

The Petrodvorets Watch Factory is one of the rare watch factories in the world that fully manufactures its own movements from A to Z, including hairspring and escapement.

Raketa watches “Cosmos” – tribute to cosmonaut women!

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It is not necessary any more to fly in outer space to feel like a cosmonaut!

The Petrodvorets Watch Factory «Raketa» that has been producing watches for sailors, pilots, extreme explorers, divers and cosmonauts, pays tribute to the great woman that opened a new era in space exploration — Valentina Tereshkova. Because cosmic exploration is not confined to men, the limited edition of Raketa watches “Cosmos” for women is launched in honor of the first woman in space.
With rich design and vivid colours, the new Raketa “Cosmos” brings women in outer space!

The Petrodvorets Watch Factory «Raketa», Russia’s oldest factory, was founded by Peter the Great in 1721. The Factory is producing watches under the brand «Pobeda» (Victory) since the End of World War II. In 1961 the brand «Raketa» was launched in honor of Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin.

The Petrodvorets Watch Factory is one of the rare watch factories in the world that fully manufactures its own movements from A to Z, including hairspring and escapement.