IVAM Celebrates Formula 1 Grand Prix with Installation by Lorenzo Quinn


VALENCIA.- The work entitled Vroom Vroom by the sculptor Lorenzo Quinn has been installed in the leveled area of the Valencian Institute of Modern Art (IVAM) on the occasion of the Formula 1 Telefónica Grand Prix of Europe in Valencia Street Circuit. The sculpture will remain on display until next July. Vroom Vroom is a vintage Fiat 500, the first car that the sculptor has, handled by a child’s hand build under the references of the author’s son. The work is an installation allusive to the relationship between parents and sons. Quinn express the meaning of this work in his artistic career: “Vroom Vroom symbolizes part of my independence, my freedom and my personal growth. This was the first car I bought with the money I made in my firsts jobs. It was very difficult to obtain it but when I bought it I felt released. I had achieved something very desired and