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Chair Made by Apple Design Guru Marc Newson Just Sold for a Record $3.7 Million

Chair Made by Apple Design Guru Marc Newson Just Sold for a Record $3.7 Million

If someone told Marc Newson some 40 years ago that an aluminum lounge that he made in his early 20s would later fetch more than a million pounds at auction, he wouldn’t believe. But, that’s what just happened. A lounge chair designed by Apple design guru Marc Newson set a record Tuesday when it sold […]

Meet Mrs. T, Turbo Turtle On Wheels

Meet Mrs. T, Turbo Turtle On Wheels

Ninety-year-old turtle named Mrs. T, has survived the rats attack but was left without limbs. However, thanks to its owners, she got the wheels, and now moving twice as fast. The owner of turtle, Jude Ryder, was horrified when she saw that the rats ate the front legs of her pet. Veterinarians were unable to […]

Keith Haring’s Important Work at Bonhams

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KEITH HARING ON OFFER
AT BONHAMS

Untitled, an important work by artist and social activist Keith Haring will be offered at Bonhams’ Post-War & Contemporary Art sale in New York on May 12. It is estimated at $100,000 – 150,000. Untitled was produced in 1984 during Haring’s visit to Melbourne, Australia, where Haring created his first public work outside of the […]

Thomas Keller’s Culinary Arts Coming to Seabourn Ships

Thomas Keller Restaurant To Debut on Seabourn Cruises

Seabourn Cruise Line’s ships will be enriched with Thomas Keller’s culinary arts. World-renowned American chef and restaurateur, the culinary genius behind a trio of Michelin-starred restaurants – The French Laundry, Per Se, and Bouchon, Keller will develop a new signature restaurant brand aboard the Seabourn Quest, Seabourn Odyssey, Seabourn Sojourn next spring. The line’s two […]

Giacometti’s Pointing Man Could Fetch $130 Million at Christie’s

Giacometti’s Pointing Man is expected to fetch around $130 million at Christie’s NY Auction

Alberto Giacometti’s human-scale bronze sculpture – “Pointing man” could fetch a record $130 million at Christie’s New York on May 11th. The 70-inch (180-cm) bronze sculpture is one of only a handful of art works to command a presale estimate in excess of $100 million. The hand-painted work from 1947 which depicts a figure pointing […]

Three World Records Set At Bonhams Photographs Sale

THREE WORLD RECORDS SET AT BONHAMS PHOTOGRAPHS SALE

Three new world records were set at Bonhams’ Photographs sale on April 28. Winter Sunrise, Sierra Nevada from Lone Pine, California, 1944, a print by Ansel Adams (1902-1984) fetched $179,000. It measures 22 1/8 x 30 5/8in and is the most valuable print in this size to sell at auction. The mural-sized print was taken […]