YAN PEI-MING COLLECTION LAUNCH DINNERS - CHINA

YAN PEI-MING COLLECTION LAUNCH DINNERS – CHINA

Pont des Arts was thrilled to introduce its new collection in collaboration with the world-renowned winemaker Etienne de Montille and the brilliant artist, Yan Pei-Ming.

 Pont des Arts threw a series of 4 dinners and press lunches in Beijing, Shanghai and Dalian inviting only its VVIP guests and media partners to taste its limited edition new series of wine. For this special occasion, the Burgundian winemaker Etienne de Montille flew from France to attend the events and share insights about the newly released grand cru and premier cru wines as well as the friendship and tight collaboration between the Pont des Arts founders and himself.

Pont des Arts co-founder, Arthur de Villepin, introduced each premium new appellation and the painting selection – chosen with the artist himself – to match the characteristics of each wine. Mr Dominique de Villepin, Former Prime Minister of France, also attended the VIP dinner in Beijing Rosewood hotel as guest of honor. He shared a few words with the audience about his friend’s (Yan Pei-Ming) artistic technique and the monumental portrait of him created by the artist and chosen for the new Pomerol “Cuvee Speciale” 2015.

Guests were welcomed in a luxury environment provided by partner high-end hotels and private clubs and enjoyed a delicate wine and fine Chinese cuisine pairing.

Finally, Pont des Arts invited media partners to exclusive press lunches offering wine and food pairing to enhance the wines at best and introduce each wine in detail.

 

 


PONT DES ARTS x ASIA NOW PARIS - FRANCE

Pont des Arts x Asia Now 2017

PARIS

Through its exclusive art & wine collections, Pont des Arts has been revering Asian art by collaborating with some of the best Asian artists in the world.

Celebrating its love for Asian art, Pont des Arts was delighted to open the 2017  edition of Asia Now as official wine sponsor of the opening Collector’s brunch.

Art collectors from all around the world gathered in the courtyard of a stunning Parisian mansion and enjoyed Pont des Arts Bordeaux Sauvignon Blanc 2012 and Rive Droite 2010 paired with a fine French cuisine buffet.

Do not miss the latest contemporary trends in Asian Art at Asia Now Paris from Oct. 18th to 22nd!

More information on their official website: http://www.asianowparis.com/

 

 


MoMa TAICHUNG - ZAO WOU-KI'S EXHIBITION - TAIWAN

MoMa Taichung – Homage to Zao Wou-Ki

Taiwan

“Infinities of Zao Wou-Ki” exhibition at the MoMa Taichung.

This major exhibition takes place at the Asia University’s Museum of Modern Art and displays Zao Wou-Ki works from 1935 to 2009, representing the most complete set of works to date.

Mrs Francoise Marquet (Zao Wou-Ki’s wife) joined the VIP opening party on September 18th, along with Arthur de Villepin (founder of Pont des Arts) and Sotheby’s ambassadors.

The guests enjoyed a miscellaneous selection of Pont des Arts wines, going from Bordeaux to Burgundy, with a frisky Sauvignon Blanc 2011, followed by an elegant Nuits-Saint-Georges 2011 and a complex “Rive Droite” 2011.

Live performances and talks entertained the guests throughout the night.

 

Video by Chen Ting-Ni, Lin Hsiao-Chien and Chen Po-Hsiuan

Curator: Jade Lu


PONT DES ARTS x GRI - FASHION EVENT - HONG KONG

PONT DES ARTS x GRI – FASHION EVENT
Hong Kong
Pont des Arts was delighted to collaborate with GRI for the launch of their new high-end French fashion line.
The event took place in their Central-Central shop with a PDA bar and display set-up for the occasion.
Guests had the opportunity to taste PDA wines while getting fashion advice from the personal shopper and discovering the unique pieces of the collection.
A catwalk also entertained the guests and beautifully showcased the latest collection.
Fashion and event, the perfect combination for a wonderful evening!


PONT DES ARTS AND FERRARI 'S 70TH ANNIVERSARY EVENT - CHINA

Pont des Arts and Ferrari event – 70th year anniversary

China

 

Pont des Arts embarked on a journey along the iconic Chinese silk Road to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the legendary luxury Italian car brand, Ferrari. Pont des Arts was honored to be the official wine partner of this one-of-kind celebration.

Discover the full video below

 


THE FLYING WINEMAKER & PONT DES ARTS MASTERCLASS - HONG KONG

The Flying Winemaker – Pont des Arts Masterclass

HONG KONG

Pont des Arts teamed up with The Flying Winemaker Eddie McDougall (Australian winemaker and wine expert) and his team to share our common passion for fine wine with Hongkongers. Quality and authenticity are the  intrisinc values for both parties so gathering our forces could only make this Pont des Arts Masterclass unforgetable.

Our brand-ambassador was happy to lead the tasting at the Flying Winemaker’s HQ, first introducing our innovative concept, then four Pont des Arts wines. Our guests’ palates were taken on a journey through the best appellations of the Bordeaux and Burgundy terroirs, while enjoying a great food-pairing.

The whole Pont des Arts team hopes that you enjoyed this special collaboration!


PONT DES ARTS CHAMPAGNE CHINA LAUNCH - BEIJING

Pont des Arts  Champagne China Launch

BEIJING

The international recognition of the Champagne terroir results from the values of quality, authenticity and innovation that all “champenois” winemakers have been sharing for now centuries. Pont des Arts believes that such expertise, which is an integrated part of the French culture, deserves to be celebrated in the best way possible. Through an unique interactive project with the famous Champagne grower-producer Pierre Péters and the world-renowned artist Miquel Barceló,  Pont des Arts gave birth to two very Limited Edition Grand Cru Champagnes Blanc de Blancs.

On July 22nd 2017, Pont des Arts had the pleasure to welcome its VIP guests in Beijing for the China launch of its first-ever Grand Cru Champagnes. For this very special occasion, a guided dinner leaded by our brand ambassadors introduced our guests to our new fine sparkling wines, who then enjoyed a gastronomic dinner paired with a selection of Pont des Arts wine from Bordeaux & Burgundy.

We were glad to share this special moment with our guests, and invite all Champagne lovers to have a taste of this new exquisite Pont des Arts experience.


VINEXPO 2017 - BORDEAUX

VINEXPO 2017

BORDEAUX

Being the biggest wine fair in the world, Vinexpo gathers every year thousands of wine and spirits professionals and other associated business (importers, wholesalers, restauration, duty-free…). This unmissable encounter allows professionals from around the world to discover the new products, actors and trends of the current complex wine world.

Pont des Arts was thrilled to be part of the fair’s 2017 edition in Bordeaux, and to present its innovative concept at the crossing between the wine world and the art world. Our Brand ambassadors were glad to welcome Vinexpo wine lovers at the Pont des Arts booth, to offer them a glimpse of our refined wines from the best French appellations.

We hope that you made great discoveries during this amazing fair, and that the Pont des Arts experience gave your summer a good start!


JOËL ROBUCHON DINNER - SHANGHAI

PONT DES ARTS & JOËL ROBUCHON DINNER

SHANGHAI

Renowned and appreciated worldwide for its quality, Pont des Arts believes that the French culinary art deserves to be celebrated through all its aspects. In this extent, we collaborated with the Grand Chef Joel Robuchon, and organized a VIP Dinner marrying his fine cuisine and our fine wines: the perfect match!

Our guests were invited at “L’Atelier”, a two Michelin stars restaurant by Joel Robuchon in Shanghai, to share a marvellous sensitive experience. While the delightful gastronomic menu was served to our guests, the Pont des Arts ambassadors successively described the characteristics and making process of some of our fine wines. Such a combination of refined mays took our VIP guests on a journey through the greatest French terroirs.

By bringing the French art de vivre to China, Pont des Arts reduced once again the cultural gap between our two rich cultures. To celebrate our shared values of quality, authenticity and will of discovery, we ended this beautiful dinner cheering around a glass of our 50 Years Old Armagnac “Beyond Life”.

“Bonne Dégustation!”


PONT DES ARTS MASTERCLASS - BEIJING

PONT DES ARTS MASTERCLASS

BEIJING

Thibault Pontallier and our team China were delighted to hold a Pont des Arts Masterclass in Beijing, bringing up to Chinese art & wine lovers the very best of what these two mediums have to offer.

In a beautiful environment, Thibault led an exclusive tasting describing the characteristics of the selected Pont des Arts wines, fruits of the best French terroirs (Bordeaux and Burgundy). The outstanding food pairing added a toothsome touch to this unique event, taking it to an even higher dimension.

For this special occasion, our brand ambassadors opened an Armagnac 50 Years Old “beyond Life” and a Cognac XO 40 Years Old “Infinity”, two of the most ancient French liquors which are blends of the best eaux-de-vie from the Cognac and the Armagnac appellations.

Thank you for sharing this beautiful moment with us!