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This art installation brings Swiss mountains to Miami

As an Art Basel associate partner since 2013, Audemars Piguet has devoted years to supporting the arts around the globe. For this year’s Art Basel events in Hong Kong, Switzerland and Miami, the luxury brand commissioned Brooklyn-based sculptural artist and designer Fernando Mastrangelo to create an immersive lounge space, which transports visitors to the Swiss Jura Mountains, where the company is headquartered. The innovative spatial concept — which debuted in Hong Kong last March and will hold court in the Miami Convention Center from Dec. 3 to 8 — is titled “The Vallée.” It incorporates tones, textures and materials that evoke the brand’s scenic surroundings in the Vallée de Joux. A self-winding CODE 11.59 by Audemar ...