The Vintagent Selects: A collection of our favorite films by artists around the world.

Wheels & Waves California (2017)

Run Time: 2:30
A film by: Irene Kotnik
For: The Vintagent


Irene Kotnik is the founder of Petrolettes, an annually festival for females passionate about motorcycles and outdoor activities in Europe. This unique event gives a chance to ride, connect, and unwind in the presence of other biker ladies. It also introduces girl-only races in which more and more ladies feel inspired and get the confidence to participate.

She also co-founded an all-female Motorcycle Club ‘The Curves’. She is committed to riding, adventures and giving a platform in learning elements for new and seasoned riders as well as building up the ever growing community of two wheel enthusiasts.

Born and raised in Germany Irene is an Art Director and Filmmaker. She studied in Holland and New York City Visual Communication, film and animation. After 7 years living and working in NYC she returned 2012 to Germany and lives presently in Berlin.


Wheels & Waves California is a celebration of motorcycles, surfing, skating, and good company, bringing together industry VIPs for a chance to hang out and have fun.  With two races (flat track and dragstrip), a 120-mile day ride, a great surf break and epic skate park, and evening dinners and entertainment, what’s not to love?


Wheels & Waves California

Irene Kotnik


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