A Glimpse on Art: Thierry Noir and Porsche Design

Porsche Design and Pop Art artist Thierry Noir present a very special kind of cooperation the joint project between the Berlin-based painter and the luxury brand will be officially presented during Art Basel Miami Beach 2013.


The focus of the cooperation is the TwinBag of Porsche Design. Noir painted ladies handbag handle with the exceptional concept with a new illustration of his trademark, the distinctive, colorful heads. This results in 200 unique bags decorated with a heart-shaped face. The exclusive TwinBag series is presented for the first time on 3 December 2013 (Miami, USA).


Thierry Noir was born in 1958 in Lyon (France). Inspired by the music of David Bowie and Iggy Pop, who lived in West Berlin in the 1980s, he moved to Berlin in January 1982 also. In the spring of 1984 Noir started to paint parts of the Berlin Wall. Over time, his paintings were by the distinctive shape of a wide recognition in the international art scene. So his large works were seen as one of the few long after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989.


The Limited Edition Porsche Design Thierry Noir TwinBag is available worldwide in selected Porsche Design stores from January 2014.