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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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Warhol Art Car at Saratoga Automobile Museum

Warhol Art Car at Saratoga Automobile Museum

Andy Warhol’s 1979 BMW M1 Art Car to be Center Piece at Saratoga Automobile Museum 1976 Daytona 24 Hours winning BMW 3.0 CSL also highlighted BMW History and Heritage on four wheels and two on display from May – November, 2013 May 17, 2013 | Woodcliff Lake, N.J. | Press Release – Andy Warhol’s 1979 BMW M1 […]

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BMW Portland Sponsors Art Car Contest

BMW Portland Sponsors Art Car Contest

BMW Portland invites design entries for the first BMW Portland Art Car Winning design will be applied to a 2013 BMW 650i Coupe April 12, 2013 – BMW Portland introduces the first BMW Portland Art Car and Design Contest: Anyone can enter. BMW Portland will recognize First, Second, and Third place designs with awards totaling $10,000. […]

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The Road is Your Easel

The Road is your Easel

Middle East BMW dealership decorates a 650i Gran Coupe in the Art Car style November 14, 2012 – An art exhibition titled “The Road is Your Easel” is now in progress at the Abu Dhabi Motors’ showroom in Umm Al Nar. The unique show displays internationally renowned artists like Andy Warhol and Ki Soo Kwon as […]

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Bugatti Veyron Art Car [video]

Bugatti Veyron Art Car

Ian Cook Tranforms a Bugatti Veyron From July 30, 2012 – As reported by CarBuzz.com: British artist Ian Cook, also known as PopBangColour, has created an incredible work of automotive art for this year’s Wilton Classic and Supercars event. Using a Bugatti Veyron as his canvas, Cook created a Gulf-liveried wrap complete with bar codes, Twitter […]

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Andy Warhol and Cars: Museum Exhibition

Andy Warhol Loved Cars

Carnegie Museums of Pittsburg to Present Warhol and Cars: American Icons January 23, 2012 – Pittsburgh – Warhol and Cars: American Icons is the first exhibition to examine Warhol’s enduring fascination with automotive vehicles as products of American consumer society. This exhibition features more than forty drawings, paintings, photographs, and related archival material spanning from […]

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Grand Central Terminal Hosts BMW Art Cars 2009 [video]

Grand Central Terminal Hosts BMW Art Cars 2009

Rhode, Stella and filmmaker Jake Scott will attend March 24 preview of installation Two-week public art installation featuring BMW Art Cars by Stella, Warhol, Lichtenstein and Rauschenberg and a project by artist Robin Rhode commissioned by BMW to open at Grand Central Terminal on March 25, 2009 From March 2009 – New York, NY – […]

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BMW Art Car Tour 2006

BMW Art Car Tour 2006

The BMW Art Car World Tour kicks off in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia is the first station for the international museum exhibiton about “rolling sculptures” From 2006 – Munich / Kuala Lumpur. On September 14, 2006, the unique BMW Art Car Collection will start its world tour through international museums worldwide. BMW cars designed by artists […]

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Jeff Koons Miniature BMW Art Car

Jeff Koons Miniature BMW Art Car

Jeff Koons Decorates a Limited-Edition Miniature BMW M3 GT2 Art Car Big Art on a Small Scale. Jeff Koons decorates a Limited-Edition BMW Miniature December 8, 2011 – Munich. Power, motion, and light inspired American artist Jeff Koons as he worked on the legendary BMW M3 GT2 (more info here and here). Bearing his unmistakable […]

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Warhol BMW Art Car at Art Toronto 2011

Warhol BMW Art Car at Art Toronto 2011

At the Toronto International Art Fair, BMW Canada presents Andy Warhol’s 1979 BMW M1 October 31, 2011 – As the official vehicle of Art Toronto 2011, BMW Canada is proud to present iconic artist Andy Warhol’s 1979 Art Car – the BMW M1. Since 1975, artists from around the globe have turned BMW automobiles into […]

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