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Chart a World Map Made of the Most Expensive Paintings on Earth

This atlas is obscene.<p>In the wake of Christie’s recording breaking sale of Picasso’s <i>Les Femmes d’Alger</i>, howmuch.net created a world map out of the world's most expensive paintings. Art is often valued based on its aesthetic qualities and the meaning or message embedded within them, but in recent …

This Ridiculous Ferrari Is Actually Up for Sale in Italy

This $1.7 million Ferrari Testa D'Oro Colani is unlike any other.<p>If you're a car enthusiast who has become jaded at the notion of a Ferrari, we just may have the antidote for you. This $1.7 million Ferrari Testa D'Oro Colani is a Ferrari unlike any other. It's the perfect prancing horse for those …

Sports Cars

13 Great Quotes Heard Around the Art World in May 2015

Art Fairs<p>“Sell, sell, sell.”<p>,<p>Chris Burden.<br>Photo: © 2012 Museum Associates/LACMA.<p><b>1. Remembering Chris Burden</b> <br>“He liked testing his own mortality. I …

How To Iron A Shirt Like A Real Man

<b>Ah, the good old days – when you could throw your dress shirt in a crumpled heap on the floor and your mother would iron it back to perfection. Or</b> …

A Look Inside Pharrell Williams' New $7 Million USD Home in Los Angeles

Keeping up with Pharrell is about as easy as catching a fly blindfolded; the prolific polymath has<p>Keeping up with Pharrell is about as easy as catching a fly blindfolded; the prolific polymath has been busy – to say the least – over the past few years. Somehow between his best-selling collection …

Los Angeles

50 of the Most Stylish Cars of All Time

From Porsche to Jaguar, some of the most head-turning models in history.<p>From Porsche to Jaguar, some of the most head-turning models in history.

Muscle Cars

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

What She Said<p>Paper towels are not coffee filters.<p>By Beca Grimm3 days agoView More<p>Entertainment<p>The California native's debut album <i>Expectations</i> is …

Robert De Niro Tells Graduating NYU Arts Grads, “You Made It… And You’re F*cked”

I’ve attended my share of graduations and hence my share of graduation speeches—from politicians more interested in stumping than inspiring their …

A Glass House In The Garden

Boston firm Flavin Architects have collaborated with Zen Associates to design a ‘Glass House In The Garden’, a small glass-walled building in a …

Saturday's big fight was filled to the brim with celebrities and VIPs

With only 900 ringside seats, many were filled with A-list names.<p>It all started when Jimmy Kimmel made a hilarious appearance in Pacquiao's entourage as he walked to the ring.<p>Mayweather, meanwhile, had Justin Bieber by his side before the fight.<p>Jamie Fox sang the national anthem to an unimpressed …

This Senna video is 1,000-hp F1 racing at its finest

Maniacally-boosted 1.5-liter turbo engines and limited grip made this qualifying session during the last F1 race in 1985 a stunning test of bravery for a young Ayrton Senna.<p>It was 1980s Formula 1 at its finest.<p>The scene is the brand-new F1 course on the streets of Adelaide, Australia. Brutal, …

The Weeknd playing MoMA's 2015 Party in the Garden

<i>photo: The Weeknd at Barclays Center in 2014 (more by Gretchen Robinette)</i><p>The <b>Museum of Modern Art’s Party in the Garden</b>, a benefit event to be held on …

Art

Watch the government 3D-print a Shelby Cobra replica

Carbon fiber-reinforced plastic printing uses highly energy-efficient manufacturing techniques created at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.<p>I'm not sure how this flew under our radar, but at this year's Detroit Auto Show, back in January, the Department of Energy showed off an electric vehicle they'd …

Chris Brown Parties At Coachella In New Music Video For ‘Five More Hours’: Watch

Those dance moves, though! Chris Brown just dropped the video for his new collab with DJ Deorro, ‘Five More Hours’ — and it’s one of his best yet! …

Chris Brown

This 1965 Shelby GT350 R should bring in $1M (or more)

With a class win at the 1967 12 Hours of Sebring under its belt, and a 325-hp 289 underhood, this original early-production Shelby GT350R is a rare beast. Just 36 were made. It's expected to bring in a cool million bucks at auction on May 2nd.<p>With a class win at the 1967 12 Hours of Sebring under …

This 3D printed pixel art will blow your mind

Ever since it burst onto the creative scene, the possibilities concerning 3D printing have slowly but surely increased. Whether it's a handy tool or …

Justin Bieber: Zoolander 2 cameo revealed by Ben Stiller

This just seems right: Both Justin Bieber and Ben Stiller teased that Bieber will appear in the forthcoming <i>Zoolander</i> <i>2</i> through their social media …

An artists' house formerly owned by Howard Hodgkin

<i>Formerly owned by Howard Hodgkin, who had his studio in the attic, this Victorian house in west London has a bohemian history, which the current</i> …

Johnny Depp Plays a Terrifying Whitey Bulger in Black Mass

Watch the first official trailer for what looks like the next great mafia movie.<p>We're long overdue for a Johnny Depp comeback, and <i>Black Mass</i> may finally be the movie that does it. Today, we got our first glimpse of Depp as notorious Boston mobster Whitey Bulger. He's terrifying. Those piercing …

Santa Monica

Christopher Walken + Apple Watch = Commercial Parody Gold

We knew that Pulp Fiction monologue was good for something (else).<p>Will the advent of smartwatches eliminate the passing down of timepieces to loved ones? Will your first generation, iOS-enabled wrist clock have the same luster in fifty years? Probably not.<p>So allow this <i>Pulp Fiction</i>/Apple Watch spoof …

Apple Watch

After Losing His Sight, Painter John Bramblitt Feels The Colors On His Canvas

"One of the last things I ever saw before completely losing my sight was the planet Saturn," John Bramblitt recalls wistfully. "I’d seen photos of it before, but seeing it in real life through a lens ..." He trails off at the memory, unable to complete the sentence, still amazed at the thought …

Inside the world of Métiers d'Art timepieces

With embroidery by Lesage, ancestral Japanese art reinterpreted on Sèvres porcelain discs, maps engraved in miniature and the most delicate of …

King of the Douchebags: Justin Bieber Carried Out of Coachella in a Chokehold

The pop star was allegedly kicked out of the music festival after fighting with security guards. What happened to this new leaf he was supposed to be …

The Company Formerly Known as Blackwater Is Training Canadian Soldiers

The mercenary company with a track record of war crimes is instructing Canadian commandos.<p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE Canada.</i><p>Major combat operations in Iraq and Afghanistan might be long over, but Western countries—including Canada—are still buying services from the infamous company …

Soccer

Soccer

Jeremy Clarkson made Top Gear, then damned it

Top Gear is as dead as disco and TVR sports cars—thanks to the guy who made it great.<p>It's almost not fair that Jeremy Clarkson, the man who grabbed an unassuming little motoring show by the scruff of the neck and turned it into a genre-defying entertainment empire through sheer passion, raw force …