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    Artists’ Color Feud Escalates Over World’s Pinkest Paint

    They’re petty in pink. British-Indian artist Anish Kapoor was banned from buying the “pinkest” pink by its creator, Stuart Semple, who was peeved that Kapoor had exclusive rights to Vantablack, a black paint that absorbs 99.6 percent of light. Purchasers of Semple’s PINK had to sign a legal document agreeing not to resell to Kapoor, but he recently skirted the ban and posted his middle finger covered in the contraband color on Instagram, adding “Up yours.” Semple retaliated by banning Kapoor from purchasing his new creation: The world’s glitteriest glitter.

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