Montegrappa: Mandela Long Walk to Freedom
Montegrappa pays tribute to Nelson Mandela by hosting a red carpet screening of the movie Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom in Dubai.
Montegrappa supports first ever Global Gift Gala in Dubai
Global Gift Gala, a part of the Global Gift Foundation, started as a dream to create a trusted platform to serve and bring attention to the fiscally responsible charities, with the hope of making measurable difference in the lives of families and children worldwide.
Montegrappa: Quincy Jones Limited Edition
Montegrappa is proud to announce the officially-authorised pen collection honouring the legendary musician, Quincy Jones. Like the fictional cinema characters Zelig and Forrest Gump, who seemed to be present at every major event in 20th Century history, Quincy Jones comes closest to achieving this in reality.
Montegrappa Italia Opens Its First Boutique in Saudi Arabia
Montegrappa, the company famous for making the world’s most expensive pen, opened its first boutique in Saudi Arabia, at the Kingdom Centre in Riyadh. Founded in 1912, Montegrappa is Italy’s first manufacturer of luxury writing instruments. The company continues to operate in the same historic building in Bassano del Grappa in the prosperous north-eastern part of Italy.
Rossella TV Appearance
Within days of learning that Montegrappa pens have continued their career on the large screen and the small, with the appearance of the Brain Pen in Bulgaria’s The Fourth Power, we are proud to reveal that a number of Montegrappa pens played parts in a major Italian TV series.
Occupying the 7th position in the Chinese Zodiac, the Horse’s fixed element is fire. The spirit of the horse is recognised as a crucial element of the Chinese people’s ethos: a quest for constant self-improvement. Those born in the Year of the Horse are intelligent, energetic, warm-hearted and able. Their ingenious communicating techniques, their delight in the limelight and a desire to entertain are embodied in such ‘Horse’ superstars as Ella Fitzgerald, Barbra Streisand, Jackie Chan, Harrison Ford and Paul McCartney.
Viktoria-R Shop Special Evening
In a milieu worthy of the artistry and luxury embodied in the pen itself, Montegrappa’s limited edition creation, The Alchemist fountain pen, enjoyed its Hungarian premier in true style.
Celebrating the Spirit of Humanity
Rashid Paediatric Therapy Centre, a home for children with special needs, hosted Dubai International Art Symposium (DIAS), an 8-day event where 30 artists from different parts of the world came together to paint 2 paintings each. These paintings will be later auctioned with the proceeds going towards improving the lives of children with special needs.
Bonhams to auction extraordinary Montegrappa pieces!
Anticipated response to four exceptionally rare items from the respected house, Montegrappa, will change the landscape for pens sold in auction. At Bonhams’ Fine Writing Instruments sale, to take place on December 18, 2013 at their New York salesrooms, aficionados – for the first time – will be able to acquire hand-made, pre-production examples of Montegrappa’s legendary Dragon pen, arguably the seminal writing instrument in the development of modern limited editions.
London Global Gift Gala
Montegrappa has again participated in the notable charity event, the Global Gift Gala, which took place on Tuesday, 19th November at the luxurious ME Hotel in the heart of London. Montegrappa’s contribution to the fine efforts of the Global Gift Gala included the donation of its exceptional Brain pen in solid 18K gold for the charity auction. This spectacular writing instrument celebrates the human brain, its complexity and its endless fascination.
Fortuna was the Goddess of Fortune, the personification of luck according to the ancient Romans. Fortuna's identity as the embodiment of chance events was closely tied to virtus, or strength of character, including wisdom, valour and courage. At Montegrappa, we believe that luck is indubitably linked to virtue, while education is the foundation on which an individual develops and nurture their innate talents.