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DISNEY'S JESSICA RABBIT LIKE YOU HAVE NEVER SEEN HER BEFORE!

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Who Framed Roger Rabbit was created in 1988 and still stands out today as a original piece of art and supreme talent. Back in '88, the film was ahead of its time and set new standards with a unique set of ideas and innovative techniques that had not been explored in detail prior to this film. Robert Zemeckis' film engaged viewers, and pushed boundaries and b[...]

TWENTY MOST LUXURIOUS FILMS.

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Film has the power to transport it's audience from the banal to the fantastic, from a normal life to one of decadence and artistry that isn't found in our day-to-day lives. Some films, however, do it better than others. Destination Luxury has narrowed down it's top twenty most luxurious films. And don't worry, we don't spoil anything too badly. 20. CLEO FROM[...]

DESTINATION LUXURY INFLUENCER: CHRIS BANGLE - AUTOMOBILE DESIGNER

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Chris Bangle was born in Ravenna, Ohio, USA in 1956. After attending the University of Wisconsin and graduating from Art Center College of Design (Pasadena, California), Bangle began his career at Opel in 1981. He then moved on to Fiat in 1985, where he designed the brazen Coupé Fiat. In 1992 he was named the first American Chief of Design at BMW, where he w[...]

HOW TO EXPERIENCE LIVELY INDIA.

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HOW TO EXPERIENCE LIVELY INDIA. Naturally beautiful, overflowing with culture, and welcoming of tourism, India is a country that every individual must experience.  Whether you are a lover of nature or an architecture aficionado, there is something for everyone in this vast landscape.  Maybe you are not as interested in the founding history of a country, but[...]

THE 15 MOST EXPENSIVE MOVIE PROPS FOR SALE.

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 Written by Andrea Keeney It takes a variety of ingredients to make a legendary blockbuster hit. Great actors, a stellar script and some killer special effects are incredibly important; but a memorable, visually impressive set is a crucial part of the blockbuster recipe. And when the director shouts his final ‘cut’ and the iconic sets[...]

THE MOST CONTROVERSIAL BROADWAY PLAYS.

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“Actors are agents of change. A film, a piece of theatre, a piece of music, or a book can make a difference. It can change the world.” So says BAFTA, Golden Globe, and Emmy award winning Alan Rickman. Theater is no stranger to controversy, and while one might hum something from RENT or scoff at the idea of seeing Cats again, the avant-garde nature of theater[...]

HOW CEOS EXPERIENCE BURNING MAN.

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The original article can be found at Fast Company. Billionaire executives have the luxury of vacationing anywhere in the world. And yet in recent years, Burning Man, the weeklong party held in the Black Rock Desert--it’s part electronic craft fair, part pagan cult, part rave--has attracted the world's premier tech leaders. Facebookers (rumored to include Ma[...]

16 PHOTOS OF BEAUTIFUL WOMEN WITH EVEN SEXIER CARS.

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Written by Benjamin Cooper on Airows. Shout out the geniuses over at Miss Tuning for producing a wildly attractive calendar each year that showcases sexy women and even sexier cars for any automotive collector. Any self-respecting man would never hang a calendar like this up in his home or office—but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the photos from a dista[...]

10 LEICA FACTS THAT WILL MAKE YOU WANT ONE OF THEIR CAMERAS EVEN MORE.

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Written By Enzo Vito and posted on airflow.com   Leica is far and beyond our favorite camera brand for its uncompromising quality, history, and masterful design. Here’s a few interesting facts about the brand that will make you want one of their cameras even more. They’re a bit on the pricey side, but absolutely worth every penny. There’s a reason th[...]

EXCLUSIVE Christie’s Shanghai Jewelry and Watches Private Sales Exhibition

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SHANGHAI   Christie’s Shanghai is delighted to present a well-selected collection of jewelry, jadeite and important watches from. Here are a few of the magnificent items available in this exclusive private collection of rare jewelry and watches. The private sale was held in Shanghai on January 23rd to the 26th of 2015. The buyers included those who ha[...]

DESTINATION LUXURY TASTEMAKER #12: KENNY SCHACHTER.

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(Image courtesy Kenny Schachter/Rove Projects) Introducing our latest Destination Luxury Tastemaker, Kenny Schachter. You might not know him, but the art world certainly does. An American living in London,  Kenny Schachter has been curating contemporary art exhibits in museums and galleries for in excess of 20 years and has taught art history at the graduat[...]