Race down the Appian Way in style this spring in the 500 by Gucci, a limited-edition Fiat created to mark the fashion house’s 90th anniversary.
Surreal as It Gets
A new show of surrealist objects (including Salvador Dalí’s Aphrodisiac Telephone, as well as works by Marcel Duchamp, René Magritte, and Pablo Picasso) is on view in Frankfurt.
Schirn Kunsthalle; through May 29
Damien Hirst’s Spin paintings are a thing of the past. Meet Chuck Elliott, a British artist whose neon explosions come to the Close House gallery in Somerset, England, next week.
Coda at Close; through April 24
Under My Umbrella
Here’s the latest in rain-repelling technology: an umbrella that keeps you dry without poking out your neighbor’s eye. The Blunt uses a “radial tensioning system” and telescopic ribbing to weather the elements.
Take a break from carnival to play a little frescobol, Brazil’s favorite pastime. The sport has been around since the 1940s, but these new wooden mallets and balls will make you the hit of Copacabana Beach.