Cirque du Soleil might not be art exactly, but the trapeze spectacle has sure raked in the big bucks, allowing its founder, Guy Laliberté, to cobble together a pretty stunning collection. Many of his works reside on a massive property—the 64-acre Can Soleil, purchased from Mick Flick—in the quiet part of party island Ibiza. And last year he opened a gallery, Lune Rouge, also in Ibiza to display some of his works to the public. (Well, by “public” he perhaps means the billionaires who come into town on their yachts.) The inaugural show featured gigantic sculptures and flashy spin paintings by Takashi Murakami, and was fêted with a party at the Heart Ibiza, his newly christened Cirque du Soleil-themed club, complete with jump-suited dancers running around doing flips and weird dances and stuff.
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