Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Mark Lambert on Sensuous Steel: Art Deco Automobiles

Mark Lambert, Restoration Mechanic, Automotive Historian, and owner of Lambert Auto in Nashville, Tennessee, talks about Sensuous Steel: Art Deco Automobiles, an exhibition on view at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts June 14 through September 15, 2013. Sensuous Steel is an exhibition of Art Deco automobiles from some of the most renowned car collections in the United States.

Inspired by the Frist Center's historic Art Deco building, this exhibition features spectacular automobiles and motorcycles from the 1930s and '40s that exemplify the classic elegance, luxurious materials, and iconography of motion that characterizes vehicles influenced by the Art Deco style.

Learn more about the exhibition at www.fristcenter.org/artdecoautos.