DARK MATTERS: WHY BMW USED THE BLACKEST BLACK ON ITS NEW CAR

German auto-manufacturer BMW recently unveiled a car painted in the blackest black hue in the color spectrum. This black is called “Vanta’ or “VantaBlack” and it won’t be on any for-sale production model. Vanta was famously exclusively-licensed by artist Anish Kapoor for use in his art (and, as some would argue, as an transaction that itself was a conceptual art piece).