The viral chef is faced with lawsuits over sex discrimination and wage theft, NLRB complaints, and a giant inflatable rat.
Salt Bae is the chef and face of Nusr-Et Steakhouse, but the restaurant chain is owned by a holding group with $2.5 billion of debt.
Takashi Murakami, master of the post-anime "superflat" aesthetic, has brought his older work into dialogue with some ambitious new projects, transforming the Garage Museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow—and several other museums—into wild visual playpens.
When he's not seasoning your steak, he's spicing up the dance floor.
I managed to track down viral Internet star Nusret Gökçe for an interview at his steak restaurant in Ankara, Turkey.
Steve Addazio has hopped on trends before, and now he's sending up everyone's favorite sensual butcher, the Salt Bae.