This exclusive series includes three art pieces all inspired by corners or sections at the Silverstone GP circuit.
"Entering Maggots is a matter of total commitment and faith in your equipment, it's 100% flat on entry and the shift in maximum g-force from right to left is extreme. Precision and rhythm is the key as each corner is slightly slower than the one before, and the final exit is crucial to maintain the speed all the way down Hanger straight." - Stefan Johansson
"Going down Hangar Straight on the old Silverstone GP circuit, used to be a moment where you would have to muster all the bravery and commitment you had in order to not lift going into the next corner. This track was not for the faint of heart and this painting is inspired by the memories when I actually managed to keep my foot in it without as much as a blip on the throttle all the way through." - Stefan Johansson
"Copse corner at the old Silverstone GP circuit was definitely not for the faint of heart. A quick breather on the throttle, just enough to let you go down one gear, then full throttle and a gentle drift towards the kerb on the exit." - Stefan Johansson
Printed on Signa Smooth. A matte, smooth texture, neutral white fine art paper. A paper that is strong and dimensionally stable. Made from 100% cotton fiber. Acid and linen free. The paper is archival certified to last 100+ years.
Please note that frames are not included.
"Memories of a Past Life" are a series of abstracts created by Stefan Johansson. Drawing inspiration from his previous career as a Formula One Racing Driver, each painting is named after a corner or a section at various Grand Prix circuits around the world.
Stefan Johansson spent most of his life racing cars, with a 10 year career in Formula 1, driving for teams such as Ferrari and McLaren and winning the prestigious Le Mans 24 hour race for Porsche. 1986, when his best friend and rival, Elio De Angelis, was killed Stefan decided to pick up a brush and a canvas...