Created for Art Basel Miami
1980s MIAMI - a time when the city was ablaze with an unparalleled energy, where the vibrant spirit of a generation pulsed through its veins, leaving an indelible mark on all who experienced its magic.Join us in a nostalgic celebration as we embark on a journey to relive the unforgettable memories of the 3 iconic automobiles of that era reign in our collective consciousness: the 930 Turbo, the Ferrari Testarossa, and the Lamborghini Countach.
Rekindle the exhilaration of cruising down the palm-lined streets, with the wind in your hair and the sun-drenched horizon stretching out before you. Picture yourself immersed in the captivating sights and sounds of a city that effortlessly blended glamour, intrigue, and unabashed freedom. Revel in the echoes of laughter that filled the air as friends gathered on the sun-kissed beaches, where the rhythm of the waves harmonized with the joy of those living in the moment.
Recall the vibrant colors of beach umbrellas and the shimmering turquoise waters that mirrored the dazzling skies above.
As the sun set, the city came alive with a pulsating nightlife that seduced and enchanted. From the iconic clubs pulsing with music and energy, to the neon-lit streets that beckoned with promises of excitement, MIAMI in the 80s was a playground for those seeking exhilaration and escape.
The nostalgia of that era synonymous with fast cars, picturesque beaches, abundant sunshine, and boundless freedom served as Johans’ inspiration for this unique artwork.
The “MIAMI VICE” Whale Tail is a unique piece, created at The Concours Club for ART BASEL MIAMI in 2021.
The world's first glow-in-the-dark Whale Tail offers mesmerizing effects that come to life under various lighting arrangements. With its enchanting rotating base, this piece commands attention from every angle.
L 116 cm - 45.6 inch
H 63 cm - 24.8 inch
W 29 cm - 11.4 inch
58x 84 cm
22.8 x 33 inch
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