— Rem Koolhaas & Dasha Zhukova

Art collector and philanthropist Dasha Zhukova is launching an ambitious campaign to connect Moscow to the international art world, and she’s tapped architect Rem Koolhaas to execute her vision.

 

There’s more about this project in the February 2015 issue of the Wall Street Journal magazine.

— Phantom

The record for the most expensive photograph in the world has been smashed by the sale of ‘Phantom’ by fine art photographer Peter Lik.

 

It sold for a staggering $6.5 million to a private collector, making it the most expensive photograph in history. The purchase also included his photos “Illusion” and “Eternal Moods” which sold for $2.4 million and $1.1 million, respectively. Taking the total sale up to a whopping $10 million.

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