ART + DESIGN

Deep Dive: Brian Wismann, Zero Motorcycles

The Current is The Vintagent's channel for developments in EV technology, and the emerging culture of the Electric Revolution. Stay tuned for Electric Revolution Live: our festival of all things electric + wheels. Story by Mark Gardiner Last month, I attended the launch of the Zero FXE in Santa Cruz.  The FXE is a production version of the Zero SM—a concept bike created by Bill Webb of Huge Design, that was shown at the 2019 edition of Portland’s One Moto Show. Although the FXE is mechanically identical to the proven FXS Supermoto, the new…

Abandon All Hope: Patricio Castelli

Vintage Popular Mechanics magazines with wild visions of future transport…

The Riders: Henry Von Wartenberg

Henry von Wartenberg gave it all up for photography: his new book documenting…

Aristocratic Motorcyclist, Issue 0

Artist Lorenzo Eroticolor worked with Bill Phelps, Alberto Garcia-Alix, Chas…

Shooting for Us All: Shane Balkowitsch

A photograph of wet plate photographer Paul d'Orleans at work led to a new…

Cooper Smithing Co.

Joe Cooper's path to building exceptional sheet metal parts was as curved as…

Minutera Vietnam

In search of the Jungle Men and their mysterious modified motorcycles, Lorenzo…

Charles Burki: Streamliners

As a Dutch graphic artist with an incredible back story in WW2, Charles Burki…

Jan Hoek: Boda Boda

Amsterdam-based photographer Jan Hoek was inspired to give Nairobi moto-taxi…

The Motorcycle: Design, Art, Desire

The team that brought you the Art of the Motorcycle exhibit at the Guggenheim…