Posts tagged: Bike Art

My 10 Fave Shots From The Maker Faire

Last month, the Original Bike Handsome and I rode our bikes from San Francisco to the Maker Faire in San Mateo. Along the way we met up with Piper, who used to work at the Bamboo Bike Studio. I was so excited about the bike ride (and getting to spin as DJ Bike Pretty on my music bike) that I was totally unprepared for the awesomeness of the Faire.

Here are my 1o favorite shots: [slideshow_deploy id='3619']

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Bicycle Art: The London Race in Pen & Ink

Bicycle Art: The London Race in Pen & Ink

Pen, Ink, Paper: Bike Art

So intricate that the artist needed to use a magnifying glass, this fantastical London cityscape is 5 meters long and 2 meters tall.

Ugo Gattoni created the giant pen & ink drawing inspired by the London Olympic games, but instead of showing only elite racers, the work also features cyclists from all walks rides of life: moms with kids, teenagers on mountain bikes, fashionistas, hipsters with fixies, pigs, and more.

A smaller, concertina edition (195 cm x 33 cm, unfurled) is available for $24.95 on Nobrow.

 

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