These mechanics went from restorations to Renaissance

Although the classic car world may be used to seeing cars and art come together to create masterpieces, this photo series by photographer Freddy Fabris shows a new kind of interaction between two very different worlds: an auto repair shop and the paintings of the Renaissance…

The last petrol pump

Having long harboured a desire to pay homage to great works by the likes of Philippe de Champaigne and Michelangelo, master photographer Fabris was hit with inspiration upon entering a crowded garage, and he immediately set to work. Although unquestionably humorous, the quality of the work is equally undeniable, and his depictions of The Last Supper and The Creation of Adam in this most unusual of settings are the most captivating meetings of cars and art we’ve seen in a long time…

Photos: Freddy Fabris