PORSCHE by Design. Seducing Speed


Porsche By Design: The Revs Institute for Automotive Research, Porsche Type 550 Prototype, 1953; photo © 2013 Peter Harholdt.

North Carolina Museum of Art Raleigh, USA, until 20 January 2014
Featuring 22 automobiles, Porsche by Design presents cars owned by Ralph Lauren, Steve  McQueen, and Janis Joplin, as well as the one-of-a-kind Panamericana concept car on loan from the Porsche Museum in Stuttgart, Germany. Car lovers will appreciate the rarity and engineering genius of the automobiles on view. Art lovers will be intrigued by Porsche design and the connections that can be drawn with other works of art. All visitors stand to gain a deep appreciation for hallmarks of the Porsche make: beauty, artistry, technology, and innovation.