Eye­ing The Past放眼过去

ZbBZ (Singapore) - - INTELLIGENCE - TEXT NG YIMIN / 黄亿敏

With a few clicks, you can now read all about the his­tory of the eye­wear in­dus­try. Ital­ian eye­wear man­u­fac­turer and re­tailer Safilo Group has launched Gal­le­ria Safilo, a cloud-based dig­i­tal mu­seum ded­i­cated to the her­itage, tech­nolo­gies and ap­peal of eye­wear.

Safilo, which is also show­cas­ing its own pri­vate col­lec­tion, be­lieves the vir­tual mu­seum will pique the in­ter­est of var­i­ous groups such as re­searchers, col­lec­tors and the fash­ion-con­scious.

The col­lec­tions are grouped un­der nine cat­e­gories, in­clud­ing an­tique, art, brands, celebri­ties, life­style and mod­ern.

Take a walk down mem­ory lane and check out mod­els that have been worn by stars such as Elvis Pres­ley, Madonna and El­ton John, as well as clas­sic de­signs from brands such as Po­laroid and Car­rera.

眼镜拥有悠久历史,不只用来改善视力,也成了时髦单品。全球著名眼镜生产与经销商Safilo集团,不久前在米兰国际眼镜展上宣布推出全世界首个为眼镜设计的数码博物馆Gal­le­ri­aSafilo.com,展示眼镜行业的悠久历史、优秀技术及永恒魅力。

网站精心分类整理出九个眼镜种类,包括古典、现代、名人、生活、历史、品牌等。当中,有“猫王”埃尔维斯普雷斯利、麦当娜、艾登约翰等名人戴过的流行款式,也有各品牌如Po­laroid、Car­rera等的经典款式,让人一览从古至今眼镜的不同设计和面貌。

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