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Bob Dylan’s Handwritten Manuscript Sold for Record $2 Million

Bob Dylan’s handwritten manuscript for “Like a Rolling Stone” sold for just over $2 million at Sotheby’s auction house in New York on Tuesday, which is world record for Rock and Roll manuscript. The previous record was $1.2 million for John Lennon’s lyrics to The Beatles’ “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.” “It is always […]

MEMBERS ONLY – Limited Editon Collection of Candles by MiN New York

Since the beginning of time, private clubs were woven into the very fabric of history, traditions, and culture of all free societies around the world. Fascinated by such establishments, MiN New York unveils Members Only, a collection of three candles inspired by these playgrounds for the global lite. The three editions are named Casa Blanca, […]

Monet’s Iconic “Water Lilies” Sold for £31.7 Million at Sotheby’s Auction

Earlier this year, Claude Monet’s “Water Lilies” that belonged to the late reclusive philanthropist Huguette Clark sold for $27 million at Christie’s auction in New York. Now, the iconic 1906 painting “Nympheas” depicting water lillies sold for £31.7 million ($54 million), at Sotheby’s auction in London on Monday, the second-highest sum paid for his work […]

Heiress’s First Edition Copy of Walt Whitman’s “Leaves of Grass” Sold for $305,000

A rare first edition copy of Walt Whitman’s “Leaves of Grass” that belonged to reclusive copper heiress Huguette Clark sold for $305,000 at auction this week along with several other rarities, including two first edition Charles Dickens books. That was more than twice Christie’s estimate of $100,000 to $150,000, and it marked a world auction […]

Kara Walker’s Marvelous Sugar Baby

Not very common that artists use the sugar as material for their sculptures. That’s what award-winning artist Kara Walker chose for her last creation. Walker’s monumental public project, A Subtlety, or the Marvelous Sugar Baby, at the Domino Sugar Factory in Brooklyn, is her homage to what she describes as “the unpaid and overworked artisans […]

New 20-acre The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Themed Park Diagon Alley Opening On July 8

Universal Studios Florida announced the opening date of the much-anticipated The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley: July 8. The new 20-acre themed area is part of the expansion of the original Wizarding World – Hogsmeade, which opened next door at Universal’s Islands of Adventure theme park exactly four years ago.   This […]