Ancestral Awakenings with Digital Artist Ahmed Partey – Exclusive Interview

Art is the means of expressing any form of feeling and thought in my opinion. With my interest in art I have always wanted that authenticity to be portrayed. I want people to see my art and recognize its source of inspiration, African culture. I want people to feel their connection with their ancestors, the … Continue reading Ancestral Awakenings with Digital Artist Ahmed Partey – Exclusive Interview

Beeple & A New Chapter of Digital Art

02.16.21- MOMA $HIT 🍌 by Beeple You’ve heard it before: “Practice makes perfect.” The only way to swish that shot, master that song, and really hone your craft, whatever it may be, is to practice. Everyday. The principles of practice are deeply relevant for the visual arts — The more you do the better you get. But reaching … Continue reading Beeple & A New Chapter of Digital Art

Tomorrow: A MakersPlace Group Exhibition

“The timeless in you is aware of life’s timelessness. And knows that yesterday is but today’s memory and tomorrow is today’s dream.”― Khalil Gibran, The Prophet Tomorrow is just a day away. For many of us, the thought of tomorrow serves as undying motivation and hope. For this group exhibition, we are imploring MakersPlace artists … Continue reading Tomorrow: A MakersPlace Group Exhibition

Crypto Northerner – Ride the Hype? – Pt 1

Originally published in September 2020 Hi Everyone! Crypto Northerner here - the Ride the Hype? series aims to summarize key industry sales, sentiments and eco-system drivers in the rare digital art space, largely focusing around the main absolute USD and volume sales across the industry. Here, we re-publish the original editorial of Ride the Hype … Continue reading Crypto Northerner – Ride the Hype? – Pt 1

What a Successful Drop Can Teach Artists About Social Media Marketing

A few weeks ago, traditional turned crypto artists Trevor Jones and José Delbo made rare digital art history with the sale of their collaborative artworks which amassed an incredible net total of $200k in gross sales. The series consisted of Genesis (selling for $110k+ broke records across the NFT space), Who is the Creator 2 , … Continue reading What a Successful Drop Can Teach Artists About Social Media Marketing

An Introduction to Rare Digital Art

An overview for artists who want to be on the blockchain through the new form of art called "rare digital art."By Joe Chiappetta Can You Dig It? is rare digital art by Joe Chiappetta on MakersPlace. It's a pretty interesting time to be alive. Especially as an artist, I have seen rapid opportunities opening up … Continue reading An Introduction to Rare Digital Art

Roots: A MakersPlace Group Exhibition

“All things must come to the soul from its roots, from where it is planted.” — Saint Teresa of Avila Photo by Zach Reiner on Unsplash We are excited to announce the launch of the MakersPlace Roots Exhibition, an exhibition of rare digital art inspired by the theme of “roots”. New to Rare Digital Art? Rare digital art … Continue reading Roots: A MakersPlace Group Exhibition

Join the Rare Digital Art Movement

The Rise of Rare Digital Art A new art movement is emerging from an unexpected place: the blockchain. Artists across mediums, backgrounds and the world are joining this movement which has finally made it possible to profit from the sale of authenticated digital art.  Through blockchain technology, the authenticity of a digital artwork is guaranteed through … Continue reading Join the Rare Digital Art Movement