Category Archives: Digital art

Own digital art – O’Reilly

It would be hard to miss the hustle and bustle around Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs). Non-fungible tokens are, at first approximation, purchased digital goods that exist on a blockchain. At this point, NFTs exist on the Ethereum blockchain, but there is no reason why they cannot be implemented on others; it seems reasonably likely that specialized […]

Mainer’s digital art gallery raised $ 9 million on latest crypto craze

Jonathan Perkins of Portland runs one of the leading online marketplaces for non-fungible tokens, digital collectibles fueling a new financial craze and social change in the way people value what they buy. Many see it as a bubble, but his company SuperRare said on Tuesday it had attracted $ 9 million in venture capital from […]

why digital art has such a massive carbon footprint

How much would you be willing to pay for a one-of-a-kind work of art? For some collectors, the limit is somewhere in the region of the hundreds of millions of dollars. What about a work of art that has no tangible form and only exists as a digital token that is no more “real” than […]

Man Loses World’s Largest Digital Art Collection After Forgetting Password

Thad Brinkley really blames himself today after losing the password that protects his digital art collection – the largest in the world, valued at 200 million dollars. Its art director described the password mistake as an “absolute disaster” and added that the tech giant-turned-collector looked everywhere, including on the Post-it note under his stapler where […]

Chinese digital art mocks Western criticism of working conditions in Xinjiang

A digital illustration titled “Blood Cotton Initiative” by Chinese artist Wuheqilin can be seen in this handout image provided to Reuters on March 28, 2021. Wuheqilin / Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE and unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BEIJING, March 28 (Reuters) – A digital illustration of a prominent Chinese propaganda artist mocking […]

Protect intellectual property and limit liability for digital art and NFTs

Lots of things are symbolized, but the growth of NFTs for digital art is booming. This, in part, is due to recent news that Beeple’s iconic digital artwork was auctioned off by Christie’s for $ 69 million. Other digital arts are created to take advantage of pre-existing intellectual property and physical art. This boom creates […]

Billionaire Mark Cuban is setting up a digital art gallery that lets users post NFTs in any form, report says

Marc Cuban. Brian Snyder/Reuters Billionaire entrepreneur Mark Cuban is developing an online art platform that allows its users to showcase digital art or collectibles, according to The Block. The project, called Lazy.com, is already live and has a minimalist appearance. It has so far seen dozens of visitors, according to the “Shark Tank” investor. The […]

Billionaire Mark Cuban builds digital art gallery for NFTs

Mark Cuban expands the scope of his involvement to the intersection of digital art and non-fungible tokens (NFT). The billionaire Shark Tank star and owner of the Dallas Mavericks confirmed to The Block that he is building a new gallery of digital art and collectibles, marking the latest product launch in the booming market. The […]

Buyer Who Spent $ 69 Million On Beeple’s Digital Art May Have Profited From The Sale

This month, a mysterious buyer paid $ 69.3 million for a digital collage, an auction heralded as a historic moment for the art world and the third highest price ever paid for a work of art. ‘a living artist. The buyer, a cryptocurrency entrepreneur who uses the pseudonym MetaKovan, may have benefited financially from the […]

Someone Paid $ 69 Million For A Digital Artwork: Here’s Why It Matters

In the world of contemporary art and its related market, the default mode is surreal. There is nothing like normalcy in a world full of sharks marinated in formaldehyde, busts made of blood, machines that poop and giant sculptures of balloon dogs that sell for millions of dollars. Contemporary art is at the forefront of […]

Japan’s teamLab combines museum and sauna in a new digital art experience

TOKYO (Reuters) – A wall of flower petals shatters into a thousand fragments. A huge ball levitates in the air, changing from red to blue and then to purple. Hundreds of butterflies flutter around a screen of tiny water particles. This is not a museum of modern art, but the latest creation of the Japanese […]

What are NFTs? Who is Beeple? A craze for digital art explained

Before Beeple, there was William Shatner. In July, the actor, singer and author of “TekWar” from “Star Trek” created a series of collectible cards containing images of his career – a telegram from a producer, a photo from his first model shoot, an x-ray of her teeth – and listed them as unique digital tokens […]

How NFTs are fueling a digital art boom

Written by Oscar Holland, CNN This article has been updated following the auction of Beeple’s “Everydays: The First 5000 days”, which sold for $ 69.3 million. When graphic designer Mike Winkelmann started producing one design a day in 2007, he was just looking for a way to improve his artistic skills. At best, the resulting […]

The Rise of Procreate in the Digital Art World | News

Procreate has grown in popularity, even more so than Photoshop in some cases. App Store screenshot In 2016, an app called Procreate released to Apple’s App Store with a new, easy way to create digital art masterpieces. It was barely a year later that it reached second place for downloads on the App Store. Since […]

Grimes sold digital art in NFT form for $ 6 million

Grimes is the latest artist to participate in the NFT Gold Rush, selling around $ 6 million worth of digital artwork after auctioning it off yesterday. A 10-piece series – some unique, others in the thousands – went on sale on Nifty Gateway on February 28. The best-selling piece was a one-of-a-kind video titled “Death […]

Digital art education tools encourage students’ creativity and curiosity

Data shows growing interest in creativity in K-12 education According to an Adobe Education study, 76% of Gen Z students and 75% of teachers want more emphasis on creativity in their classrooms. Educational priorities have shifted and lesson plans today focus more on interactive tools and less on memorization. Comparing the perceptions of Gen Z […]