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You Can Buy Actual Moon Rocks for the First Time in Decades

Now's your chance to blow a million bucks on some "tremendously rare" space pebbles.
River Donaghey
10.30.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Russell Crowe Is on the Market, and So Are All His Prized Possessions

He's auctioning off part of Denzel Washington's chair, prop horses from 'Gladiator,' and a protective thong to celebrate his divorce.
Drew Schwartz
3.9.18
old master paintings

Street Artists Remix Old Masterpieces

Partnering with Fat Free Art, Sotheby's tasked street artists with creating new work inspired by very old paintings.
DJ Pangburn
5.23.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Neil Armstrong's Bag of Moon Dust Is Going Up for Auction

After being stolen, lost, and snapped up by a private citizen, the historic space artifact is now expected to sell for at least $2 million.
Drew Schwartz
5.23.17
auction

Basquiat Painting Sells for Record-Breaking $110 Million

Tokyo e-retailer Yusaku Maezawa won the piece after just ten minutes of bidding.
Nathaniel Ainley
5.19.17
abstract expressionism

[Premiere] The Forgotten Master Who Brawled With Jackson Pollock

A new video by Sotheby's profiles Abstract Expressionist Roy Newell, a largely unknown character of the art world.
Kara Weisenstein
5.11.17
last week in art

Ai Weiwei and Shepard Fairey Made Skate Decks to Honor Trump’s 100 Days

Also in the news: the 2017 NFL draft and censorship on Instagram.
Nathaniel Ainley
5.1.17
last week in art

'Graffiti Mecca' 5Pointz to Finally Get Its Day in Court

Also in art news: a pink diamond sold for $79.5 million, and an Israeli archeologist found a 3,500-year-old pinky finger.
Nathaniel Ainley
4.10.17
last week in art

David Bowie Is Getting His Own Postage Stamps

Also in the news this week: the Whitney Biennial, and a $60 million pink star diamond ring.
Nathaniel Ainley
3.20.17
Art

This Yayoi Kusama/Louise Bourgeois Show Is Basically Like Going to Therapy

Sotheby's unites the two legendary female artists for the first time.
Alice McCool
2.15.17
Art

[NSFW] For Valentine's Day, Sotheby’s Is Hosting Its First-Ever Erotic Art Auction

Pick out a steamy Valentine's Day gift from over 100 pieces in the auction's catalog.
Nathaniel Ainley
2.7.17
Art

Neon Plasticine Paintings Are a Wild Welcome to the Jungle

Painter Henry Hudson’s debut exhibition in New York takes psychedelic nature to whole new heights.
Andrew Nunes
9.25.16
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