These are the exceptional talents and incredible personalities in different areas that joined forces for a common reason. It is the result of their will and strength of mind that they created an exclusive event with different and pioneering ideas.
It is located in the heart of Paris at a place named Vendome in the Hublot boutique. Martin Gore of Depeche Mode and Hublot, CEO Ricardo Guadalupe were given appointments to commence together a new larger project of joint fund raising benefit charity of water. This was a non-profit organization whose assignment was to provide clean and protected water to the developing countries of the world.
This unique initiative is part of the Delta Machine tour, world tour 2013 — 2014 Depeche Mode. To raise money for charity: water, Depeche Mode and Hublot today unveiled together.
- 10 boxes that were exceptional and unique and each contained a signed guitar along with a watch. The watch had a red central hand for the chronograph, each engraved with the name of one of the 10 cities that have a special meaning for Depeche Mode. The first was the Paris case which was handed over to the lucky buyer with the privilege to see him back in person today at the Boutique Hublot Vendome.
- The series of limited edition Depeche Mode 2014 steel (only 250 numbered pieces) watches. These watches will be available at Hublot boutiques and at the entire international network very soon.
- Finally, an exceptional unique piece “Depeche Mode Tourbillon” was a great complication skeleton of black titanium tonneau-shaped with a studded bracelet (a first for Hublot). It was especially exposed to Vendôme in anticipation of the auction on March 6 2014 in Moscow during a private dinner the previous 7 concert.
Profits from this transaction will be donated to charity: water was chosen by Depeche Mode and Hublot.
Martin Gore of Depeche Mode member, said, “It’s been a while that I support and advocates for charity: water. I am therefore pleased that as a group and with the support of our loyal friend Hublot, we can extend our organization and help make a real difference in countries struggling to survive without access to water drinking. ”
Ricardo Guadalupe, Hublot CEO, added: “This unique collaborative effort is a continuation of our special relationship with Depeche Mode. We met in 2010 and the current is made immediately. If our friendship can make a difference, then do not hesitate because the link is shared. If you disagree, you impoverish. Hublot luck and success, and must be able to give a hand to those in need. ”
Depeche Mode and Hublot began their partnership in 2010, raising money for The Teenage Cancer Trust with a charity concert at the Royal Albert Hall in London and the single auction sale.
Early 2013 in Berlin, Hublot and Depeche Mode have decided to collaborate on an even larger scale by creating a limited edition Big Bang Depeche Mode black ceramic in parallel with Delta Machine World Tour, benefiting charity. This was the organization that was chosen and received by the strong support of the group and the Swiss watch brand.
Charity: Water in a few words
The mission of charity: water is to provide clean, safe water to people in developing countries around the world. Nearly 800 million people do not have access to safe drinking water. This problem of epidemic proportions that charity: water is committed to eradicate. So far, the organization has supported more than 8,100 projects of water supply, supplying safe drinking water to more than 3.2 million people in more than 20 countries. Through this partnership Hublot and Depeche Mode have indicated their common commitment to making the impact of charity: Water more global.
Hublot Big Bang Depeche Mode 2014 Titanium — Technical Details
Limited edition of 250 number watches
Pyramid Stud watches
Bezel lug in black
Black composite resin
Depeche Mode and charity: water with sapphire crystal
Steel crown having black rubber inserted
Openwork dial with human body movement blasted gray
Applied as index decor Pyramid Studs blasted ruthenium
Gray metallic skeleton hands
Date Trapezoid window at 4.30
Power reserve of approximately 42 hours
Bracelet gray calf with thermo design and shape nails Paris
Gray tone on tone stitching, stitched onto black rubber