Welcome to AutoDesignO, an organization dedicated to all professionals in the automotive design industry. AutoDesignO encompasses all aspects of the trade providing enhanced business relations and communication, resources for studios, relevant news, special events, and additional global opportunities for members that only an association can provide.

NEWS

  • Aston Martin Valkyrie

Aston Martin Valkyrie Supercar is Shaping Up

Aston Martin Valkyrie hybrid boasts maximum power of 1,160bhp, and the naturally aspirated 6.5-litre V12 alone delivers 1,000bhp @ 10,500rpm. Oh yes, it's also sexy as hell, just in case speed isn't important.

  • Peter and Merle Mullin Gallery

The Peter and Merle Mullin Gallery Opens

The Mullin Gallery will not feature any permanent collections. In addition to transportation related exhibits the multi-functional gallery is planned to showcase various topics in art and design in the coming years.

  • ArtCenter Car Classic

ArtCenter Car Classic Iconic Designs on Oct. 28

This year, ArtCenter’s annual Car Classic celebrates the 70th anniversary of the College’s Transportation Design program and the indelible mark our alumni have made on the world around us, and of course the cars that we know and love.

ARTICLES

  • NAMM 2019 Ray Dietrich

Ray Dietrich Merges Car and Guitar Design

Looking back, if the goal is to establish a connection between the automotive industry and Gibson Guitars, there is a clear connection that happened with Ray Dietrich in 1962.

Cul de Sac Experience is Never a Dead End

Automotive styling is fashion stamped in steel. It’s an indelible date stamp. With an architecturally preserved structure, the right car is the strongest visual element to creating a time capsule experience

  • Palm Springs Modernism Week

Palm Springs Remains the Epicenter for Modernism

Americans had money to burn, and our cars, houses, and nearly everything else reflected that, including expensive Palm Springs modernism architecture, Danish furniture, and flamboyant cars like the corvette.