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Chinese tycoon Liu snaps up ancient vase for $15 million

Chinese tycoon Liu Yiqian splashed out nearly HK$114 million ($14.71 million) on an ancient vase at auction in Hong Kong Tuesday.

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John Edmark has mashed together geometry and art to create these 3D printed kinetic sculptures based on the Fibonacci sequence.

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Dubai will soon build the “Museum of the Future,” according to an announcement made today by Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum.

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Ancient Chinese vase set to fetch $7 million in Hong Kong

A simple Chinese vase made over 800 years ago and unveiled in Hong Kong Monday is expected to fetch HK$60 million when it goes under the hammer next month.

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Global art sales set a fresh record in 2014 driven by acquisitions from new museums, while China maintained its place at the top of the market

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