Team Toro Rosso
Edition of 50
This exquisite limited edition print represents Team Toro Rosso in the 2009 Formula 1™ season.
Featured on the print are F1™ drivers Sebastien Buemi and Jaime Alguersuari who were photographed by the artist.
Mark Dickens displays the beautiful Middle Eastern culture of Abu Dhabi with the UAE flag and stunning images the traditional lanterns. To represent the Formula 1™ team he includes the racing Toro Rosso F1™ car. He also incorporated decorative tile designs taken from within the Sheikh Zayed Mosque throughout and pieces of local fabrics to create a stunning unique border around the print.
Mark Dickens invited Sebastian Buemi and Jaime Alguersuari to hand-write segments from Rudyard Kipling’s poem ‘IF’, which appear on the print in both English and Arabic.
Hand-written segments from Rudyard Kipling’s poem ‘IF’
“…and lose, and start again at your beginnings and never breathe a word about your loss” Sebastien Buemi
“If you can force you heart and nerve and sinew to serve your turn long after they are gone,” Jaime Alguersuari