Alan Bolton is an Irish mixed media digital artist living in Tenerife, Spain. A multidisciplinary creator, Bolton’s work is not defined by one form of media and includes photography, videography, graphic design, 3D art, augmented reality, digital collage and more. His works are imaginative with a surrealist, abstract feel and a practice is centered around experimentation and evolution.
“I’m inspired heavily by music, spirituality, technology, and nature. Each one of my pieces is special to me and I like to give a back story to each piece and what went through my mind in creating the artwork.”
A great deal of Bolton’s part work consists of social media content for brands and music artists with past clients including renowned musicians such as Tiësto, Deadmau5, Jay Robinson, and Example.
In The News
- Seven20 Signs First Ever Visual Artist Alan Bolton
- Alan Bolton Joins Seven20 Management for NFT Release
Alan Bolton’s unique surrealist digital style has captured the eyes and artistic appetites of collectors across the space. His artworks are highly coveted and tend to sell out quickly at high price points. His original 1/1 artworks have reached primary sale price points up to ~$30,020. There is a strong demand for Bolton’s work on the secondary sales market as well, with examples including his SATOSHI’S MASTERPIECE which sold for $1,650 on the primary market, later to be purchased for $21,000 on the secondary market (+1173%). Another creation, PURE MYSTERY sold for $5,049 and resold on the secondary market for $51,548 (+921%).
A multi-genre platform extensively serving as an authoritative voice for dance music heavyweights such as Skrillex, Feed Me, Chris Lake, REZZ, Getter, i_o, ATTLAS, and more, deadmau5’s prolific mau5trap label boasts home to some of electronic music’s most impressive creatives. Now looking to continue his never-ending endeavor of championing trailblazing and genre-defying talent, deadmau5 debuts a brand new label venture. Announcing hau5trap: a multifaceted home for global electronic pioneers within the house music space. Welcoming back familiar members of the mau5trap horde while simultaneously introducing fresh faces alike, hau5trap is positioned to make itself one of dance music’s most unique labels to date.
Regarded as one of electronic music’s first-class homes for technically proficient producers with a strong emphasis on sound design, mau5trap has set an industry gold standard since its inception. Priding themselves on artist discovery through compilation series like We Are Friends, remixes, live artist showcases and beyond, mau5trap constantly strives to break artists into the scene and build alongside them as they grow into their artistic best. Over the course of its wide spanning career, mau5trap catapulted a multitude of up-and-coming artists into household names, from first-ever label signee ATTLAS, to REZZ, to i_o and beyond. Now looking to expand its horizons into the groove driven, textural, melody focused space is hau5trap, a new premier collective for the who’s who of who’s next in all things house.
In The News
- MAU5TRAP UNVEILS NEW LABEL HAU5TRAP
- Mau5trap Is Launching a House-Oriented Imprint, Hau5trap: ‘It’s Time Progressive House Made a Comeback’ (Exclusive)
- deadmau5’s hau5trap announces first NFT collection
“I wanted to create something in my style of 3D art that fits with the Hau5trap vibe. I am heavily inspired by spirituality and the human mind so I wanted to create pieces that play off the theme of “Mind Games” and the power of the human mind yet with a fun creative flow that fits with house music.”
– Alan Bolton
A pulsating audiovisual exploration into the deepest crevices of our minds, Mind Games blends body, mind and soul in breathtaking sensory explosion. Let the infectious house beats and hypnotizing surrealist visuals take you on a fantastical journey through your mind.
Editions: Open Limited Edition
*Artwork will be available for purchase for 24 hours only (from 4/27 3:30 PM PT to 4/28 3:30 PM PT) – If 25 editions are sold, a 15 minute countdown will be triggered for the open limited edition close.
*The final edition will be auctioned
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*A 24 hour auction will ensue once reserve price is met
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