In March of 1987, one of Van Gogh’s sunflower paintings sold for $39.9M, setting a record in the art auction world. It was an unimaginable price for a painting and one that I could never afford even in my wildest dreams, but the fact that it was grossly out of…

I’ve always been a big fan of Fubiz ever since I discovered it over a decade ago. It has posts about art, photography, and cool videos. I loved the site even though it was mainly in French. They have always done an amazing job of curating great visual content. …

I hate to admit it but I’m a bit of a coffee snob. I wasn’t always that way. I became more and more particular about my coffee ever since I started going to Ritual Coffee every morning almost a decade ago. It’s something that happened without me really noticing until…

In Martin Scorsese’s film “Casino”, there is a scene with Robert De Niro and Sharon Stone. Ginger McKenna (Stone) is crying on the bed and Ace Rothstein (De Niro) is trying to console her. It’s a very intimate moment between the two characters with a great performance by Stone.

I…

Chikai Ohazama

Making stuff. Collecting NFTs. Previously co-creator of Google Earth.

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