The 24 Hours of Le Mans remains the World’s Greatest Endurance Race
Exotic carbon-composite sports cars designed for enormous aerodynamic downforce and fitted with hybrid powerplants producing a thousand horsepower? Check. The latest Le Mans prototypes push the technological envelope into territory totally unimagined in prior generations of racing. Forza corsa!
This may be the closest you’ll ever come to stepping inside a painting. Showing at the MOCA Pacific Design Center in Los Angeles until June 8 is one massive installation that consists of thousands of thin paper sheets hanging beautifully in mid-air. Artist Jacob Hashimoto combines traditional kite-making techniques and painting into sculptural environments to create the third and final edition of his series Gas Giant.