Design Museum exhibition to celebrate 70 years of Ferrari


Ferrari: Less than the Skin will explore the company’s design history by showcasing old design models, memorabilia and some of its famous cars.

The Design Museum in London has luxuriate ined details of an upcoming exhibition that will tell the design tale of Italian car brand Ferrari.

Ferrari: Under the Skin has been spawned by the Design Museum in collaboration with the car manufacturer and will showcase 70 years of car fabrication, spanning from the first Ferrari car in 1947 up until the present day.

The exhibit will celebrate founder Enzo Ferrari, a racing car driver who conflicted for Alfa Romeo, launched his own, eponymous 12-cylinder engine car in 1947, and went on to establish up a loyal clientele of rich and famous patrons for the brand.

Clay and wood configurations, original drawings…

Exhibits on display will include early shape models, ranging from wind tunnel models to hand-sculpted fabricates in both clay and wood, drawings, memorabilia and archival material.

Some of the sundry famous Ferrari cars seen on roads and racing tracks throughout its narration will also be on display, including the 1962 GT Lusso and 2017 GTC4Lusso.

Presentation curator Andrew Nahum, says: “Ferrari’s story has been one of the capacious adventures of the industrial age. It also represents an absorbing case study in diagram and development.

“Private world of automotive design”

“Ferrari uses the artful and often unseen techniques of automobile design but with the utmost woe and precision, and the exhibition provides an insight into the history and practice of the sum total private world of automotive design.”

A forerunner to the exhibition is currently on brag at the Museo Ferrari in Maranello, Italy.

Ferrari: Under the Skin determination run from 15 November 2017 – 15 April 2018 at the Design Museum, 224-238 Kensington Hilarious Street, Kensington, London W8 6AG. Tickets are priced at £9-£18. For more knowledge head to the Design Museum’s site.

LaFerrari in productionPresent Day Construction of the Ferrari California carLaFerrari in productionFerrari World Abu Dhabi, 2010Ferrari Enzo, 2002The Ferrari GTO dummy that was presented at the Geneva Motor Show in 1984Visit to Ferrari – Mick Jagger, cord singer of the Rolling Stones, on the delivery of his GTOGrand Prix of China, 2017F1 2007 – 248 F1 with F2007 livery, led by RaikkonenFerrari 275 GTB 4 by Scaglietti with Steve McQueen, 1967 _Mould Courtesy of RM AuctionsF150 design drawingFerrari triumphant vaunt after the first three seats in Daytona, 1967The new Wind Gallery for Aerodynamic Tests with 1-3 range modelsCrafting of clay design model of Ferrari J50412 T2 drawing 19951. Scuderia Ferrari notice designed to celebrate Scuderia’s fourth year of agility 1933

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