The billionaire Steven Rales built his fortune mostly through industrial enterprises, alongside his brother, Mitchell, and both have been known to be notoriously shy of the press. He also owns a production company, Indian Paintbrush, that has helped support numerous movies by Wes Anderson, among them The Darjeeling Limited (2007), Moonrise Kingdom (2012), The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014), and Isle of Dogs (2018). His interests in collecting include Impressionism and 20th-century art. He was one of the major donors to the Peeler Art Center at DePauw University, of which he is an alumnus.
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