Hermès unveils its 2020 theme of the year – Innovation, with its store display windows in Mumbai and in New Delhi
Tradition dictates that although humans will continue to advance, the past need not be forgotten.
Hermès celebrates its theme of the year by paying tribute to past inventions that changed the course of human history and paved the way for many modern-day innovations.
We invite you to rediscover the world of Hermès through a different prism, one of innovation which has spanned generations and developed the house since its creation.
The lightbulb: An innovation that liberated society from a near-total reliance on daylight
The telephone: An innovation that allowed real-time communication.
The gramophone: An innovation that revolutionized the way we listened to sound.
The typewriter: An innovation which is one of the most timeless and treasured writer tools.
The weighing scale: An innovation that is integral to the physical and operating infrastructure of the modern world.
The camera reel: An innovation that introduced us to live action.