Sharmaine Lim

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photos of 70s nyc legends on their wildest nights out

Frequenting Max’s Kansas City and the Chelsea Hotel, Anton Perich captured celebrities and underground icons including Patti Smith, Salvador Dali, and Cyrinda Foxe.<p>“The back room was the church of the pink neon cross,” explains photographer Anton Perich of the storied back room at Max’s Kansas …

Art

At the Top of Mandapa

Random Button<p>Should we put a “Random” button on the site? This was suggested by a friend, and I think it’s a pretty good suggestion! I’ve made 365 …

Ritz-Carlton

Art Expert Removes 200-Year-Old Yellowing Varnish From A 399-Year-Old Painting, And The Difference Is Unbelievable

A protective finish is applied to keep paintings safe from wear, but they will discolor as a result of time going by. About two hundred years ago, …

Woodworking

Long-lost da Vinci painting fetches $450.3 million, an auction record for art

Leonardo da Vinci’s painting, “Saviour of the World,” sold for $450,312,500 Wednesday at auction, Christie’s said. The price, which includes a buyer’s premium, makes it “the most expensive painting ever sold at auction,” the auction house said in a statement.<p>The previous record for the most …

Fine Art

Photo story of the week: The Shining

This morning was the second of my stay in Torres Base camp (Torres Del Paine NP, Chilean Patagonia) with my Patagonia workshop group earlier this …

Landscape Photography

10 pretty fonts to glam up your projects

We all know that pretty things are hard to resist. In fact, a lot of the content on our site is based on pretty projects that we simply had to share …

New Music Friday: 28 releases to hear now

<i>Every Friday, artists drop anticipated albums, surprise singles, and hyped collaborations. As part of New Music Friday, EW’s music team chooses some</i> …

10 New Albums to Stream Now: Rolling Stone Editors' Picks

'Purple Rain' and 'OK Computer' reissues, Jeff Tweedy, Algiers and more albums you can stream right now<p><b>Prince & the Revolution,</b> <b>Purple Rain</b><p>The first …

Flying in a Hot Air Balloon in Cappadocia Should Be on Your Bucket List

Here's how to do it.<p>A rocky landscape of natural wonders and human aptitude, Cappadocia is Turkey's very own fairytale kingdom. Initially shaped by …

Hot Air Balloons

8 furniture and decor pieces that channel your favorite artists

Have a more artful home<p>While art and design are usually kept in separate categories, inspired furniture makers and craftspeople of all kinds have been mining art history for ideas for ages.<p>Recently, designers’ efforts to marry the worlds of fine arts and design have resulted in new furniture and …

Art

Minimalistic Architecture Around the World

German photographer Florian W. Mueller offers us a minimalistic point of view on building around the world. From Hong Kong to New York, including …

Architecture

A Ukrainian blogger has created an interactive map to pinpoint the wonderful street art of Kyiv

In recent years Kyiv has seen a street art revolution, with many murals being painted on the walls of the city buildings. With this new art movement, the Ukrainian capital aims to position itself on the world’s street art scene.<p>Now Kyiv is home to more than 60 murals painted by foreign and …

Streetwear

Photos Address Women and Their Complex Relationship with Domesticity

<b>For most of history. Anonymous was a woman.</b> – Virginia Woolf<p>Chicago-based photographer Patty Carroll‘s most recent project <i>Anonymous Women</i> is made up …

Virginia Woolf

Artist Documents Convenience Stores In Her Beautiful Paintings For 20 Years

<b>South Korean</b> artist Me Kyeoung Lee sees beauty in everyday scenes. Her sketches of local convenience stores are a charming and skillful take on what …

Handsome House XL is constructed almost entirely from cross-laminated timber

Slovenian architecture firm SoNo Arhitekti completed a gorgeous modern home that’s stunning in its use of contrast and texture. Created for a large …

Architecture

Fun Portraits of a Man and His Dog Doing the Same Things

Photographer Mik Milman is an event and creative portrait photographer. Dog Brixton Milman is a dog. Together, they’ve captured the heartwarming …

Pets

IGNITION 2016: The $100 billion man

Martin Sorrell — Sir Martin to you — would get the media world's attention just for being CEO of the largest marketing services company, WPP.<p>He's the guy every publisher wants to meet: the $100 billion man, presiding over roughly a third of all global ad spending, everything from Super Bowl spots …

Advertising

10 New Models Suspended Beds For Adults

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Interior Design

24 books to read this summer that will change your life forever, according to my coworkers

Books can be incredibly powerful. They have the ability to suck us in, take us on adventures, and influence the way we think.<p>They can teach us, move us, give us new perspectives, and help shape us. And the most powerful ones change our lives forever.<p>I asked my Business Insider colleagues to share …

Books