Jack Forster is global editorial director at http://WatchBox.com. Prior to that, he was editor in chief at http://HODINKEE.com, and editor in chief at Revolution Magazine, USA. He is known for his interest in both modern watchmaking, as well as the history of watches, watchmaking, clocks, and timekeeping, especially the evolution and development of calendar systems, and precision timekeeping. He is the author of “Cartier: Time Art” and has contributed to “Accutron: From The Space Age To The Digital Age,” and “Collecting Watches: A Guide By HODINKEE.” He has written in the past for a number of publications, including Vanity Fair, Forbes, and CNN. He has also been a community moderator for ThePuristS.com (now http://PuristSPro.com).
His interest in watches and clocks began while he was in graduate school, and began to repair vintage pocket watches – usually from American manufacturers — as a hobby.
October 26, 2023
The Bulova Lunar Pilot And The Race To The Moon
Bulova’s lunar chronograph was used on the first Moon mission of its kind.
October 6, 2023
Music, Art, And Bulova: Watches In A Larger World
Enriched Watch Design Inspired by Culture.
August 1, 2023
Two Timepieces From The Golden Age Of Space Exploration
The Accutron Astronaut and Bulova Lunar Pilot recall the birth of crewed space missions.
July 14, 2023
Introducing The Classic Collection Bulova Jet Star
A design from a time when the sky was the limit.