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Sneak a Peak at It’s A Gas!

Celebrating the Open Road
Posted by Gestalten—05/2018
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As the automotive industry flourished after the Second World War, people around the world were afforded a newfound freedom: traveling by four wheels became affordable enough that families were buying their first cars and setting off on the open road. Gas stations, too, became a hotbed for architecture and design innovation—they were a beautiful necessity for drivers hoping to fill up.

Our new book, with a preface written by Jay Leno, It’s A Gas! follows the forward-thinkers in pitstop design, tracing their tracks through the pop culture references and creative expression built into these gas stations. Catch a preview of the book below; browse and buy the book, which is also available in German as Schöner Tanken, in our webshop. 

Images taken from It’s A Gas!
Images taken from It’s A Gas!
Images taken from It’s A Gas!
Images taken from It’s A Gas!
Images taken from It’s A Gas!
Images taken from It’s A Gas!
Images taken from It’s A Gas!

Images taken from It’s A Gas!