" If like me, you like to make a fetish out of motors, then you might well dig this leather wrought art by Brooklyn based artist Michelle Lopez. Now, there's something tantalising about a car wrap: something about possibility and revelation; "
all images by Garage Lopez in Hawaii
Regular Influx followers will realise that we enjoy a little bit of utility chic. When we stumbled across the Garage Lopez blog, we noticed a fistful of delectable examples of useful motors – all the way from Oahu, Hawaii- via yet another French photographer with a discerning eye.
We haven’t been able to find out too much about the lensman behind the entertaining Garage Lopez blog, but we stumbled across his work via new car culture mag Garagism – an interesting looking and beautiful missive from the margins of French car culture.
There’s something about the way our cousins across the channel look at motors – and present them in a simple, uninflected way that puts design and feeling before reductionist spanner twiddling.
Vive le French Touch!
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