Académie Horlogère des Créateurs Indépendants
The first AHCI exhibition took place at Le Locle in 1985, and was followed by Baselworld in 1987. 30 years later, the AHCI unites 30 idealists from all over the world.
To perpetuate independent watch and clock-making by:
Promoting the unique character of handmade timepieces.
Attracting the world’s most creative independent watchmakers.
Supporting young watchmakers build independent businesses via the Young Talents Competition.
AHCI members create art by following the processes of traditional watchmaking, from rough sketches through to the exquisite finished timepieces.
AHCI menbers have received 26 Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève trophies, including the Special Jury Prize for the AHCI’s outstanding contribution to fine watchmaking.
JOIN US IN GENEVA & MEET WITH:
Join us in Geneva from August 30th to September 2nd at BASELWORLD pop-up space, Quai de Bergues, 3.
Let’s make sure you are making the best of our your time while visiting us, please register here.