Sandro Reuteler is fourth-generation managing director of Arnold Reuteler Holzbau AG in Grund. Sandro carved time out of his busy schedule to meet with GstaadLife and talk tradition, technology and the importance of sustainability.
Editor’s Pick – Ironman Artboy Attitude
When reading through the initial interview with Cooper, exhibiting at Maddox Gallery this summer, I was strangely fascinated by this young artist; his artwork was fun and fresh, but his work ethic was the real reason for my fascination. Tomorrow's his last day; go say hi and goodbye!
Plenty of wind in the sails
The 2023 sailing season kicked off with a thrilling start as the GYC Racing Team embarked on their quest for success. With the upcoming 2024 Olympics in sight, this year served as the selection year for the Swiss Sailing Team (SST), and the GYC members were eager to participate in various sailing ...
Market and Moonlighting
The annual Saanen summer party with market and concerts takes place on Saturday, the 29 July.
A smashing success
The victory bells rang out, echoing in Brazil and the USA as the Swatch Beach Pro Gstaad reached its thrilling conclusion. With a staggering turnout of 28,000 spectators at the renowned “Gstaadion,” the tournament showcased intense battles under the scorching sun.
It may appear like an enticing offer for a classic bag. But it’s actually the newest campaign unveiled by the Saanen municipality and distributed to every household in the region. Perfectly timed for the summer season, as it aims to motivate us to sort and gather our household plastics effortlessl ...
Let's go trippin'
With the upcoming release of his book, Farrol Kahn, a local Saanen resident, has ingeniously curated an entertaining event that celebrates the life of illustrious poet Rainer Maria Rilke. Inviting you to embark on an enthralling journey through the very paths that Rilke once tread in Switzerland. ...
LAST MAN STAN....ding
I did not really slave over this headline; it came to me yesterday evening as Dominik Stricker slid out of the singles tournament in the EFG Gstaad Open. But an exciting day ahead awaits in the tennis tournament as Stand Wawrinka is the last Swiss player.
Discover the enigmatic allure of yellow diamonds
Step into a world of exclusivity and mystery as Graff, the renowned purveyor of exceptional diamonds, unveiled a mesmerising exhibition at its flagship boutique on Rue Saint-Honoré during Haute Couture Week in Paris. Aptly titled “Sunrise: A Celebration of Graff Yellow Diamonds,” this ...
What the heart is full of
At the annual Brocante market in Saanen, exhibitors come from near and far to offer their antique treasures and artisanal goods or local retailers that sell their products.
Donate Your Bag for a Heart
Donate your secondhand bags or other fashion accessories for a good cause. The Saanen Soroptimists project Heart Cushion will benefit.
Gallery Summer Tips
Embrace the vivid connections between exhibitions this summer as colours take centre stage. I welcome the vibrant palette that fills the air with pure joy. This season celebrates expressive art, and I, for one, am absolutely loving it!
The Maddox Gallery in Gstaad opened a thrilling and vivid exhibition by American visual artist Cooper yesterday. Cooper will work from a pop-up studio in the gallery, providing visitors with a unique and immersive experience. GstaadLife caught up with him to talk art, inspiration and fondue.
How can the current situation not preoccupy us?
Insights from violinist Patricia Kopatchinskaja
Initiating dialogues with music.
Today, the 67th Gstaad Menuhin Festival & Academy will begin its three-year programme cycle “Change". Christoph Müller, Artistic Director of the Gstaad Menuhin Festival & Academy, talks about the feedback, wishes and attitudes pursued by the new festival theme. The focus is on departure, ...
GstaadLife No 4 | Editorial
Oh joyous tradition Every year there is more than a full page of congratulations in the “Anzeiger von Saanen”, addressed to the young and motivated people who - with determination and hard work - have passed their professional exams and made the leap from apprentice to recognised professional. ...
The promise of high-class Tennis
Felix Auger-Aliassime returns to Gstaad! Canada's world number 12 leads a strong field of Grand Slam and Gstaad champions at the highly anticipated EFG Swiss Open Gstaad, taking place from 15 – 23 July. The tournament promises a remarkable lineup, with Stan Wawrinka making his grand comeback ...
Gstaad Yacht Club host the prestigious ICOYC Conference
The Gstaad Yacht Club recently played host to the International Council of Yacht Clubs (ICOYC) for its 9th European Conference, held from 9 – 11 March 2023. What began as a regional European gathering quickly transformed into a worldwide meeting, drawing nearly 60 delegates and partners from ...
Discover Saanenland with the Gstaad Card
Enjoy the wonders of Gstaad and its picturesque surroundings, where an unforgettable summer vacation awaits. Whether you prefer hiking through charming villages, basking in the serenity of nature, or indulging in culinary delights, this idyllic destination has it all.
Timeless chic in a snowdrop from Jaeger-Lecoultre
In this coronation year, let us revel in both the marvels of Swiss-watchmaking as well as post-war chic and glamour–but from the last coronation. On that day in 1953, HM Queen Elizabeth II’s watch–gifted by the French president–featured the same Calibre 101 movement as this Jaeger-Le-Coultre ...