In Pictures: GQ's Watch Collectors' Dinner

By Team GQ Middle East
17 December 2018
Roberto's, The Galleria on Al Maryah Island, Anas Bukhash, Watch Anish
The evening featured dinner at Roberto's along with a panel discussion hosted by our editor-in-chief

On the 9th of December, GQ Middle East hosted a watch collectors' dinner at Roberto's, The Galleria on Al Maryah Island. A panel discussion was hosted by GQ's editor-in-cheif, Adam Baidwai, along with Anas Bukhash and Anish Bhatt (@Watchanish), discussing the inspiration behind being a watch collector, the craftsmanship of timepieces and watches in the age of social media. 

Anish Bhatt, the man behind the fantastically popular Instagram account, Watch Anish, and true to his digital namesake, a true watch afficianado was one of the panelists - and was dressed by Dolce & Gabbana for the occaision. 

The dinner was hosted in partnership with The Galleria on Al Maryah Island with participation of their retailers, Ascots & Chapels men’s tailoring, Leading luxury Swiss chocolatier Confiserie Sprüngli, IWC Schaffhausen and Dolce & Gabbana. 

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner


Anish Bhatt and Anas Bukhash

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner
Adam Baidawi, Anish Bhatt and Anas Bukhash

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner
Kevin Ryan and Feras Salah

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner
Sara Yassine

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner
Nisreen Bajis

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner
Adam Baidawi and Anish Bhatt

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner
Talal Al Dhiyebi, Nisreen Bajis, Zainab Talati and Amin Patel

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner
Nido Abdo, Ali Fikree and Anas Bukhash

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner
Adam Baidawi

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner
Feras Tarabichi

GQ Middle East's Watch Collectors' Dinner
Special thanks to IWC Schaffhausen and Ascots and Chapels.