In 1989, Ken Done was commissioned to paint a BMW Art Car. As a creator of one of these unique pieces, he joined an elite group of 8 artists, which included .
"I have painted parrots and parrot fish. Both are beautiful and move at an incredible speed. I wanted my BMW Art Car to express the same thing."
Ken Done's BMW M3 art car expresses something of the fascination, which this high-performance vehicle held for him but also typical Australian motifs.
This brightly-colored 1989 BMW M3 is typical of the work of Australian artist Ken Done. The car is adorned with parrots and parrot fish, representing both beauty .
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