"La D.S.," detail (1993)

"La D.S.," detail, 1993
Altered Citroën DS, 55 18 x 189 x 44 7/8 inches
Collection Fonds National d’Art Contemporain, Paris. En depot a MAC, galleries contemporaines des Musées de Marseille
Photos © Kleinefenn
Courtesy the artist and Galerie Chantal Crousel, Paris

"When I cut it and extracted the center and put it back together, the design in relation to speed and the body became accelerated. So I think that you are looking at a car in motion, and you can think in sculptural terms of the idea of trying to express motion, speed, time."

- Gabriel Orozco