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Do You Prefer Your Cocktails Shaken Or Hand Sculpted?

Hidetsugo Ueno - Bar High Five, Tokyo, diamond ice cutting

  Tokyo Japan, Tuesday February 19, 2013 After this video of Japanese drinking establishment Bar High Five master mixologist Hidetsugo Ueno hand sculpting a small block of ice into a crystal clear diamond shape that perfectly fits into a glass went viral this week, I got to thinking about the …

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Art Captionator: Vader Condoms

I Will Not Be Your Father - Darth Vader Condom

  NEW YORK – Tuesday, February 19, 2013 “I Will Not Be Your Father” – 20 Ad Lines For This Piece of Pop Art Sometimes pop culture combines with art, making pop art.  In this case the art is not only funny, but functional.  I opened the floor to comments …

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Basquiat Bidding Auction Bungle

  LONDON, Thursday February 14, 2013 “Can you hear me now? . . . Good.”  Deceased street art legend turned fine art 80s phenom aka “The Radiant Child”  Jean-Michel Basquiat’s “Untitled” (1982) a pastel, oilstick, colored crayon and charcoal drawing on paper sold for $3,015,138 in a somewhat controversial art auction …

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