French High Jewelry Maison Opens Les Salons Van Cleef & Arpels Dubai Opera August 21, 2019 Jewelry 39 High Jewelry Maison Van Cleef & Arpels has a new address in town near the radiant Dubai Opera. This novel boutique, located close to this center of culture and artistic performances, pays homage to the Maison’s long-standing links with the world of dance. With this opening, the Maison extends its partnership with Dubai Opera while showcasing its virtuoso craftsmanship through contemporary and patrimony creations. With 222m2 of timeless design, Les Salons Van Cleef & Arpels Dubai Opera is the grandiose Van Cleef & Arpels location in the UAE. Situated on the boulevard of Dubai Opera, it reflects the enchanting spirit of the Maison in its refined aesthetic. Like many of the Maison’s creations, the features of the boutique embody a timeless elegance. The two-story building’s facade is notable for its unique design. Symbolic of Van Cleef & Arpels’ rich patrimony, it is inspired by a drawing from the archives. Designed in 1929, the jewel box drawing reflects the Art Deco influence over the Maison’s creations during this time. A metallic moucharabieh graces the pattern of the boutique’s façade with plays of light and shadow. This architectural structure is adorned with precious and soft materials creating a graceful and shimmering curtain effect.