On 2 April, Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons, the region’s leading luxury timepiece retailer officially opened a special exhibition presenting vintage collectible watches from the private family archives.
With over 60 years of history in the United Arab Emirates, Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons is credited with being the driving force in the deepening and strengthening of the region’s timepiece industry. The watches and memorabilia have been handpicked to depict the journey and rise of the Seddiqi family from one single store operation in the 1950’s to the powerhouse that it is now, and include will personal effects of the late founder Mr. Ahmed Qasim Seddiqi, that have deep historical and personal value.
The aim of the exhibition is to showcase the evolution of one man’s vision and how his passion created a community that is connected by their appreciation and love for the art of horology. Visitors to the exhibition will have the opportunity to get a glimpse of the past through the personal archive of the Seddiqi family that will be shown during the week-long exhibition.
The exhibition is free to view and will be at Mall of the Emirates from 2 to 9 April. For more information visit www.seddiqi.com