BMW 318ti Clubsport by Cedric Hope

Maryland artist creates a tribute to the BMW Art Cars John Schommer | Heavy Metal Affliction | January 23, 2014 “I have always been amazed how prestigious artists like David Hockney, Jenny Holzer, Roy Lichtenstein, Robert Rauschenberg, Frank Stella, and Andy Warhol brought their artistic ability and passion for painting to the world of racing. […]

BMW Art Car Book to Launch in the US

First comprehensive publication about the BMW Art Car Collection to launch in the United States April 24th, 2014 | Woodcliff Lake, NJ — The BMW Group and publisher Hatje Cantz are pleased to announce the launch of the first comprehensive publication about the legendary BMW Art Cars in the US. The book will first be […]

Hockney Art Car at Paris Photo Los Angeles 2014

BMW to Present David Hockney’s Art Car at Paris Photo Los Angeles as Official Partner of the Prestigious Art Fair From February 10, 2014 | Woodcliff Lake, NJ | Press Release — For Paris Photo’s second edition at the Paramount Pictures Studios in Los Angeles, BMW is proud to present the 850CSi Art Car by David Hockney. Almost […]

Koons BMW at Art Basel Miami Beach 2013

Jeff Koons Presented US Debut of his BMW Art Car at Art Basel in Miami Beach December 4, 2013 | Miami, Florida — Artist Jeff Koons and supermodel Karolína Kurková presented the North American premiere of Koons’ BMW Art Car, the M3 GT2 race car on December 4th, the night of the opening day of […]

Warhol BMW Art Car Coming to Boston

Warhol BMW Art Car Coming to Boston

BMW to showcase 1979 Andy Warhol M1 art car at ARTcetera 2013 in Boston September 3, 2013 | Woodcliff Lake, N.J. | Press Release — BMW of North America is pleased to feature its M1 Art Car by Andy Warhol at Boston’s annual ARTcetera fundraising event to support the AIDS Action Committee. Originally raced in Le […]

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Vinyl Image Wraps by Art For Cars

Vinyl Image Wraps by Art for Cars

Confessions of an Image Wrapper By Jan Faul of Art For Cars   Inspiration I can’t recall whether if it was not being able to drive due to an injury for a couple of years or whether the demise of the analog era of photography allowed me to think about putting art on cars. Photoshop […]

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BMW Art Guide

BMW Art Guide

BMW and Independent Collectors launch online presence to accompany the “BMW Art Guide” New interactive blog on art and collecting From June 27, 2013 | Munich | Press Release – In cooperation with Independent Collectors, BMW is initiating a blog on “BMW Art Guide by Independent Collectors”, providing readers with comprehensive background information on the publication […]

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Top Gear Tackles the Art Car

Top Gear Tackles the Art Car

Can cars be more popular than traditional art? From 2011 – Jeremy, James and Richard try their hand at creating a variety automotive-themed art: The Top Gear trio are challenged to find out by producing motoring “art” for an exhibition in Middlesborough. Jeremy enlists the help of former racing driver David Coulthard for some paintballing F1-style, […]

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Volvo Art Session 2013

Volvo Art Session 2013

International artists turn Volvo XC60 into a work of art at Volvo Art Session June 16, 2013 | Press Release – For the third consecutive year, Volvo Car Switzerland organised the Volvo Art Session at the central train station in Zurich, Switzerland. Over the weekend of June 7-9, both emerging and established artists took part by […]

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BMW Partners With Art Basel 2013

BMW Partners With Art Basel 2013

Exhibition of the BMW Art Cars by Esther Mahlangu and Robert Rauschenberg June 6, 2013 | Basel | Press Release – Another one of this year’s highlights of the international art scene will take place from June 13 to 16, 2013, when the premier art fair for Modern and contemporary art will open its doors in […]

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