ART + DESIGN

The Motorcycle: Design, Art, Desire

From the curation team that brought us the 'Art of the Motorcycle' exhibit at the Guggenheim Museum in 1998, comes a new motorcycle exhibit in a very different location.  The Gallery of Modern Art (GoMA) in Brisbane, Australia will host 'The Motorcycle: Design, Art, Desire', and exhibition of over 100 motorcycles, from a c.1871 Perreaux steam velocipede (also seen at AotM, and on loan from the Musée Sceaux in Paris) to contemporary electric motorcycles of impeccable design. The 1930 Majestic, designed by Georges Roy, is a landmark of...

‘Chai Racers’ of Mumbai

Back in 2009, photographer Thierry Vincent captured the budding custom...

Tough on the Streets!

Street scramblers were straight out of the Steve McQueen era - rugged,...

Through Jodi’s Eyes

Jodi Johnson has the hardest job in racing: the wife of a professional flat...

Auerberg Klassik 2019: Uwe Rattay

Is the bi-annual Auerberg Klassik hillclimb the finest vintage motorcycle event...

David Martinez: Bonneville 2019

Photographer and filmmaker David Martinez has shot 3 films for The Vintagent,...

Martin Chambi: “I Am Not Hispanic: I am Pre-Hispanic.”

Photographer Martin Chambi was the first native Peruvian to document his people,...

‘Shared Lady Beetle’: the Sweetest Rebuke

Beijing's LUO Studio designed an evocative, hand-fabricated mobile children's...

Selling Speed

The motorcycle industry has always 'sold speed' as a primary impulse, while...

Oberdan Bezzi: Analog Designer for the Digital Age

Oberdan Bezzi is famous on the internet as an independent motorcycle designer,...

Heidi Zumbrun on Exhibit

Heidi Zumbrun's compelling photos of moto and surf culture seen recently at the...