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Unless you’ve been in Pyongyang, North Korea for the past several months, you know that in May.. Zero Hedge
Leonardo DiCaprio may have received some very expensive paintings in a super shady way.
According to artnet, DiCaprio, a known art collector, is reportedly in the process of surrendering a $3.2.. Mashable
Investigadores Federales de los Estados Unidos están conduciendo una compleja investigación de blanqueo de dinero vinculada con financistas de la Malasia. Como resultado, Leonardo DiCaprio tendrá.. Source: Wochit Spanish -
Jean Michel Basquiat was a great artist, but way before he was super famous and way over the New York City art and party scene, he was one of the most well known graffiti artists in the city — but he.. Source: Hello Giggles -
We can’t get enough of seeing young people exploring all of their creative genius. Most recently to steal the show are outgoing college seniors and their elaborate designs all over the — you.. Source: Hello Giggles -
Hollywood star Leonardo DiCaprio has returned Marlon Brando's best actor Oscar statuette to the US government as part of an investigation into the money laundering by a state-owned Malaysian investment.. DNA Also reported by •Deccan Herald
As part of the ongoing money-laundering probe of Malaysia's sovereign wealth fund, 1MDB, which is perhaps best known for Goldman's enabling and participation in what may end up being one of the world's.. Zero Hedge
Along with Eric Mindich's Eton Park Capital Management, Viking Global Advisors was once a stalwart name in the hedge fund industry, consistently generating double digit returns no matter the economy or.. Zero Hedge
Fabolous just got one of the highest honors a Brooklynite can receive, the key to the borough. Fab received the honor early Sunday morning and was given the key by Brooklyn Borough President Eric L... Hip-Hop Wired
The art world was stunned when a painting by Jean-Michel Basquiat sold for $110.5 million, making it the most expensive painting by an American artist. But its buyer, Japanese billionaire Yusaku.. Gothamist
The Broad, a contemporary art museum in L.A., has announced a late-night music and performance series. “Summer Happenings at the Broad” returns this year for its second season. It features music,.. Pitchfork
A powerful 1982 painting of a skull, created by American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat's, was auctioned in the US for a whopping USD 110.5 million - making it the sixth most expensive work ever sold at.. DNA Also reported by •New Zealand Herald •NPR •RTE.ie •CTV News
An untitled painting sold for $110.5 million at auction Thursday marking the first painting by an American to sell at auction for more than $100 million. The piece from 1982 is the work of a then.. CBS News
A 1982 painting by Brooklyn-born Jean-Michel Basquiat sold for a staggering $110.5 million, including buyer's premium, at Sotheby's on Thursday night. The auction house said the price was the "highest.. Gothamist
Watch VideoThis is "Untitled," a representation of a skull painted by artist Jean-Michel Basquiat in 1982.
And it just became the most expensive work by an American artist.
The painting went for.. Newsy
WASHINGTON (dpa-AFX) - A Basquiat painting from 1982 was sold at the highest price for a work by an American artist at auction.Jean-Michel Basquiat's 'Untitled,' which was expected to sell for $60... FinanzNachrichten.de
It could be the single best unlevered investment in recent history.
A portrait by New York artist Jean-Michel Basquiat sold for a remarkable $110.5 million - nearly double the $60 million expected.. Zero Hedge