Category Archives: bikes in art

Top Five Bicycle movies

Bicycles overrun the Champs-Élysées in Paris as the world’s most prestigious and grueling road race concludes its three week journey. For many, the Tour De France is as foreign a subject as Francois Truffaut, but the two have something in … Continue reading

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THE MAN WHO LIVED ON HIS BIKE

By Guillaume Blanchet. After 382 days spent riding through the streets of Montreal, being sometimes quite cold, sometimes quite hot –  and sometimes quite scared, he dedicates this movie to Yves Blanchet 🙂

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A very pleasant commute by bicycle

Two Mornings by Sierra Club National, with original music created for the video.

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Cancellara’s Descent in the 2009 TDF

Well lycra is banned on this blog, so is sport cycling. Why? Because I said.  And because this blog is about lifestyle, utilty cycling and food.  But who said you can’t admire something beautiful and this ride was indeed, beautiful!

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Bike songs and vids with Keanu, kids, Kraftwerk and Koke

GabriellaFranchetti animated and wrote the song, inspired by cautionary tales for naughty children! Music by Dragonforce gives this classic Coke commercial from the 80’s a spurt. Look out for Keanu Reeves the Matrix man, in an early gig. Kraftwerk do Tour de France twice! … Continue reading

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Levis release video to promo their biking range

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Bikes make projected art

Check out the nice patterns made using a bike and household tools.

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Phillip Lim’s Girls On Bikes

Designer Phillip Lim released this nice “Girls On Bikes” video to promote his 3.1 brand Women’s FW11 collection. Lim said “It’s about these chic girls on bikes riding to work, to an art gallery, a party – where she goes … Continue reading

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Le Velos, une chanson sur les vélos!

Robin Moore’s done it again. Still singing about bikes. The latest is “Le Velo”. Written, performed, produced by: Robin Moore Camera operator: Lauren Reppy. See another of Robin’s creations – here.

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See cycling in a new light

Melbourne Bikefest are having a bit of fun with this until the 4th of July! Somehow I’d missed it until now … Melbourne Bikefest has been working with the City of Melbourne to present a series of rides until the 4th of … Continue reading

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