The top-level car park at 1111 Lincoln Road plays host to Piston Head: Artists Engage the Automobile for Art Basel.
The Herzog & de Meuron-designed, minimalist garage at 1111 Lincoln Road has become an Art Basel destination, brimming with events and pop-ups (like this year’s Colette x Alchemist Art Drive-Thru) since its opening in 2010. This week the top-level car park plays host to Piston Head: Artists Engage the Automobile, an exhibition of automobiles transformed into sculptures by leading contemporary artists. Presented by New York gallery Venus Over Manhattan and supported by Ferrari, displayed here is a range of works from prominent figures in the art world, like kitschier pieces from Keith Haring and Damien Hirst to a compressed emerald green Renault from French artist César. This unique exhibition is open to the public through Sunday. –Sarah Ryan Hecht
1111 Lincoln Road
On view through December 8, 2013
Photos courtesy of Venus Over Manhattan, New York
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