A 1982 painting by iconic artist Jean Michel Basquiat sold for a record $110.5 million at a Sotheby’s auction in NYC on Thursday.

The untitled painting of a skull is the most expensive artwork ever sold at auction by a U.S. artist.

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Andy Goes Street at Bruce Lurie Gallery

Hollywood Power Couple Chris Brown and Karrueche Tran attended an Andy Warhol exhibit where he showed off his street art at the Bruce Lurie Gallery in Los Angeles, CA., on Saturday. Also exhibiting her work at the gallery was artist and photographer Karen Bystedt (pictured above), who posed with Brown and other artists for photos. Brown, 25, and Tran, 26, are expecting a baby together.

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George Zimmerman painting

Someone is ready to splash out serious cash for an “original hand painting” by unemployed nightwatchman George Zimmerman. Zimmerman is auctioning his painting on eBay.com to raise cash to pay off his mounting debts. With one day left in the auction, the bidding has reached $100,099.99. But a sharp-eyed New York mag writer says the waving image in Zimmerman’s painting was stolen from a popular Internet stock image.

NY Mag writer Joe Coscarelli wrote: “The patriotic work appears to be copied directly, if not ripped off completely, from a generic stock image.”

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