" Australia's image, even deep here in the heart of the 21st century isn't really compatible with artful postmodernism. Nor is the motorbike itself particularly associated (in the UK at least) with the tendency to fetishise the object. Our biking tradition "
Deus Ex Machina
We have shared the love of Deus before. But the Sydneyside temple of bike and surf culture (taking in two of our passions in a fell swoop of cool), continues to impress with the quality of their vision and output.
Fresh news from down under is their beautiful book, which draws in the lovingly crafted pictures, illos and textures of a world of mechanical (and not so mechanical) pleasures.
Please, santa. I’ll be a good boy, honest.
But even if buying cool bike books is not your bag, it’s worth a visit to lust after the amazing bikes, surfboards and cycles they stock. They manage, somehow to join the dots between the apparently disparate worlds of motorcycling, sliding sideways across the sea and spinning the cranks – something we have understood for a while.
It’s all about movement, after all…
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