Press: General

27. August 2014

MEISSEN COUTURE® SPRING/SUMMER 2015: Shades of White

As part of the Milan Fashion Week, on September 18, 2014, Maison MEISSEN COUTURE® is holding an exclusive cocktail reception and presentation of the Spring/Summer 2015 collection at the Villa Meissen, Via Montenapoleone 3, Milan.

For the coming summer, chief designer Frida Weyer is placing the focus on the many diverse facets of white: The interplay of light and shadow exudes such perfection that the absence of color is the logical consequence. Read more »

15. August 2014

MEISSEN COUTURE® nominated for Luxury Lifestyle Award 2014

The MEISSEN COUTURE® luxury group has been nominated for the “Luxury Lifestyle Award 2014”.

The award is made once a year in London by an international jury of experts from the luxury and lifestyle sector with the participation of auditors Price Waterhouse Coopers (PWC).

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13. August 2014

Opening Soon: MEISSEN COUTURE® Boutique Beirut

Beirut, Lebanon

MEISSEN COUTURE®, the legendary 300 year old house of fine arts and handcrafted luxury today announced that it is about to open its first boutique Beirut, Lebanon. Located at Allenby Street, the most luxury and trendy gold triangle spot in Beirut, this opening is considered to be the starting point for the company's luxury retail expansion in the Middle East.

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7. May 2014

Jen Ray reinterprets MEISSEN®

'Violence and beauty in Weapon (Axe series)'

Wentrup Gallery presents artworks created at the MEISSEN COUTURE artCAMPUS® by American artist Jen Ray at Art Basel Hong Kong, taking place from 15th - 18th of May 2014. Read more »

4. April 2014

MEISSEN COUTURE® fabric creation wins “Best Fabrics Award 2014”

Munich

The annual Stoff Frühling trade fair opened in Munich today. This is an event at which international manufacturers of fabrics for interiors present their latest creations to a German trade audience.

It has just been announced that Royal Palace - the latest fabric creation in the MEISSEN COUTURE® Home Collection - received the “Best Fabrics Award 2014” in a competition held to mark the opening by the noted trade periodical Deco Home, published by Winkler Medienverlag. Read more »

25. March 2014

Saxon Prime Minister Tillich visits MEISSEN® in Japan

Osaka

Saxony’s Prime Minister Stanislaw Tillich, who is currently touring Japan, today paid a visit to the world’s first ever MEISSEN® Coffee House, opened by Saxony’s tercentennial heritage company at the Japanese Hankyu store in Osaka. Read more »

5. February 2014

MEISSEN COUTURE® Fall/Winter 2014/15: Tender is the Night

Once again, MEISSEN COUTURE® will host a spectacular event during Milan Fashion Week. The MEISSEN COUTURE® Fall/Winter 2014/15 Collection will be presented in a magnificent installation. The famous VILLA MEISSEN COUTURE® in Via MonteNapoleone 3 will be transformed into a scintillating backdrop for the evening.

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16. January 2014

MEISSEN COUTURE® extends its HOME COLLECTION with a series of charismatic mid-century style Collectibles

Blending contemporary elegance with inspiring 300-year-old heritage and art

At the forthcoming Maison & Objet in Paris, the Maison MEISSEN COUTURE® will present a series of new interior collectibles that extend and further enrich its current Home Collection. The new creations of the 300-year-old legendary manufactory pay homage to the “mid-century style” – an artistic movement from the last century characterised by joie de vivre and a playful approach to interior design.

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6. December 2013

MEISSEN COUTURE® Appoints New Retail Director

The MEISSEN® luxury group continues to restructure its management. Today it was announced that Mr Philip A. Rogers will immediately start in the newly created position of Retail Director at MEISSEN COUTURE®.

‘With Mr Rogers, we win in two ways’, Christian Kurtzke, MEISSEN®’s CEO, is pleased: ‘Firstly, the appointment demonstrates that we continue to develop our distribution competence in the luxury field in Germany, and secondly, this is a further step in making our management truly international.’ Read more »

2. December 2013

MEISSEN® supremo Dr Christian Kurtzke talks to NTV

The NTV channel’s Premium Lounge slot recently ran an  interview with Dr. Christian Kurtzke, Chief Executive Officer at MEISSEN®, on trends at his company over the past two years. The programme comprehensively sets out how the tercentennial House of Tradition has been re-aligned - from the launch of the new MEISSEN COUTURE® range in Milan through new creations in the Joaillerie & HOME segments to a review of the work of artCAMPUS in the sphere of modern art. Read more »