A COLLECTION TOO BIG FOR YOUR HANDS JUAN INFANTE’S COLLECTION IS MADE UP OF ONE HUNDRED AND FORTY MINI-CARS, SINCE HE IS ONE OF THE FEW CUBAN COLLECTORS OF SCALE MODEL CARS. THERE ARE CARS FROM THE FORMER SOVIET UNION AND THE UNITED STATES, AS WELL AS EU
y un Studebaker Champion de 1950, diseñado por Raymond Loewy, un ícono del diseño industrial y del starliner.
Juan Infante has some 140 cars. 1959’s Cadillac El Dorado Biarritz has always been his favorite model. Since he was studying in Europe, the professor of the Higher Design Institute (ISDi) embraced the passion of collecting scale model cars. His collection includes several Mercedes Benz that were used by Heads of State and artists, cars that were assembled and made by hand, Michael Jackson’s car and the famous pink Cadillac of Elvis Presley, a 190’s Ford and a 1950 Studebaker Champion, designed by Raymond Loewy, an icon of
industrial design and starliner.
«MUCHAS VECES HE TENIDO QUE HACER RETROVISORES Y OTRAS PIEZAS NUEVAS QUE SE HAN ROTO EN ALGUNA EXPOSICIÓN O MUESTRA», EXPLICA EL PROFESOR, QUIEN NO SE GUARDA PARA SÍ SUS
MARAVILLAS EN MINIATURA: «LOS TENGO EN CASA CASI PARA ADORARLOS, PERO TAMBIÉN ME GUSTA SOCIALIZARLOS, PORQUE UNO
VE QUE LAS PERSONAS DISFRUTAN CON ELLOS».