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DAIM | Volvo Art Session 2013 (Final Edit)

Submitted on 10. June 2013 – 16:21 Email | Print | PDF |

Volvo Art Session 2013 | Artist: DAIM | Zurich Mainstation / Switzerland | 09.06.2013 | Photo: chrigi b.Sunday, 09 June – On the final day of the Volvo Art Session 2013 the graffiti artist DAIM realised a further highlight. In the middle of the white Volvo he first placed a pink star, symbolising the owner. He gradually supplemented the symbol, adding eye-catching style elements in black, grey and green, until the car merged with the background to create a fully-integrated 3D work of art that burst out of the frame. When finally complete, the Art Car looked like an event that had landed at the Main Station from a parallel universe.

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Volvo Art Session 2013
The third one at Zurich main station (HB), Switzerland.

From Thursday 6 until Sunday, 9 June 2013, Volvo Switzerland transformed Zurich’s main station (HB) into a real street art studio for the third time. Six major artists with exciting backgrounds from around the world painted, sprayed and shapeed a Volvo XC60 over and over in a live show.
The theme of this unusual series of performances is “Designed around you” – which goes hand in hand with Volvo’s slogan. The direct contact with artists, art and its creation is both an experience and an enriching activity at the same time.
Well-known photographer and film-maker Francesco Carrozzini documented the events at the main station and also creates portraits of the artists themselves. His images will be published in a photo book when the project has finished.

Artists: Lexr & Evoke, Blanda Eggenschwiler, Etam Cru, Koralie & Supakitch, DAIM, Daniel Man.

The whole art event is documented at volvoartsession.com.

Volvo Art Session is an Art Project of Volvo Car Switzerland
Created & produced by Eqal Visual Productions AG


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