23 Thai Artists, Designers & Brands Interpret the MINI in Scale Models.

artists design scale model MINIs

The MINI Thailand Design Celebration commemorated half a century of the iconic MINI design tradition by commissioning leading Thai artists, designers and brands to interpret the classic car, all in the form of a 1:3 scale fiberglass model. (more…)

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CARCHITECTURE? A Car House AND Restaurant Inspired By The VW Beetle

I know it’s been making the rounds on the design blogs, but only part of this interesting story is getting much press- and almost 8 years after the fact. This unusual homage to the VW Beetle, not only exists as a personal residence built in 2003, but inspired a larger version four years later that is now a restaurant and bar by the same builder, The Car Das Auto. (more…)

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Jeff Koons Designs the 17th Art BMW (And A Really Good Look At The Other 16).

Jeff Koons’ concept art for the car

The New York Times announced yesterday that the next BMW art car, a long standing tradition, will be done by contemporary artist Jeff Koons.
View Koon’s finished BMW Art Car here. (more…)

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