BMW Announces New Art Car Project
by Jim Corbran - posted 4:48 pm, February 3, 2010
In a tradition that dates back to 1975, BMW today announced that internationally renowned American artist Jeff Koons will be creating the latest BMW Art Car, 17th in the series, to be revealed later this year. Past project artists include Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, and Frank Stella. Many of these cars/pieces-of-art have been exhibited in renowned museums throughout the world including the Louvre, the Guggenheim Museums, and the Shanghai Art Museum. They have been displayed at the BMW Museum in Munich, between 2006 and 2010 and many went on a world tour throughout Asia, Russia, Africa, India, the United States and Mexico.
…Jim Corbran, You Auto Know