This week on the Superlative Podcast, host and aBlogtoWatch Founder Ariel Adams is joined by Evelyne Genta, the widow of the legendary watchmaker, Gérald Genta. Mrs. Genta is on the podcast discussing the life and legacy of her late husband’s career, as well as how his name is continuing to be honored today. Ariel and Evelyne chat about Gérald’s influences as an artist, how much Picasso was a part of that influence, and how he came up in the watch world. They talk about when Evelyne entered Gérald’s life in 1980, and how he went from designing pieces like the Royal Oak in the 1970’s to creating Gérald Genta Watches. Ariel and Evelyne touch on Gérald working with Disney, as well as being an ambassador to his legacy today. They discuss Bulgari acquiring the Gérald Genta brand in 2000, and how it aims to continue honoring his legendary designs and artistic mind. Make sure you check out this incredible episode with Evelyne and Ariel to hear all about Gérald’s life as an artist and watch designer. Listen below or on the player of your choice. 

Keep up with Evelyne and the continuation of Genta’s legacy!
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