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

Queen of Art – Hackatao Artist Statement

https://videopress.com/v/tueCZsee?preloadContent=metadata Hackatao Artist Statement on their Queen of Art series: Queen of Art Sublimating grief, making art A brush stroke is a sublime gesture for the self-crowning as “Queen of Art” and restate, in front of history and of the world of today, where the real creative power actually belongs.  After all, it is precisely … Continue reading Queen of Art – Hackatao Artist Statement

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

Crypto Northerner – Artist vs Collector Series – Javier Arrés

Hi Everyone! Crypto Northerner here with another editorial for MakersPlace! The aim of the Artist vs Collector Series is to highlight artistic talent in the digital art space. We often solely see the artwork itself, but miss key details and background information about the artists themselves. Here we aim to bring the artists to life, … Continue reading Crypto Northerner – Artist vs Collector Series – Javier Arrés

GIF Master Javier Arrés Commemorates Bitcoin in 1/1 Auction & 15min Open Limited Edition

Rare Digital Art and Bitcoin The relationship between the Rare Digital Art movement and cryptocurrency is complex and ultimately undeniable. Of course, Rare Digital Art was birthed from the introduction of blockchain technology, as were cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, but the veins that connect the two run far deeper than the systems they operate on.  Many would … Continue reading GIF Master Javier Arrés Commemorates Bitcoin in 1/1 Auction & 15min Open Limited Edition

Exclusive Interview: Get to Know AI Artist Karan4D

https://videopress.com/v/kMeTetdY?preloadContent=metadata Metamorphuno by karan4d Tell us about your background - How did you first get into art and what was the journey like getting to where you are now?  I’ve been working with music through both sound engineering and recording for a little over a decade now, and I’m trained as a philologist; that is, … Continue reading Exclusive Interview: Get to Know AI Artist Karan4D

The Science of Fine Art with Brendan Dawes

When one thinks of data, code and algorithms, fine art and aesthetic beauty rarely come to mind. In fact, we typically think of these types of analytical activities as being the antithesis of art and creativity. Yet as data becomes a more prevalent force in our everyday lives, digital artists like Brendan Dawes are completely … Continue reading The Science of Fine Art with Brendan Dawes

Beyond Painting: Exploring Volumism with Anna Zhilyaeva

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1VJXa96GcJU The Evolution of Art Creation is a central component of human existence, as proven by our history. The first instance of human creation in visual art form is thought to be a 500,000 year old fossilized mussel shell engraved with an abstract zig zag by our Homo Erectus ancestors. A few thousands years to the … Continue reading Beyond Painting: Exploring Volumism with Anna Zhilyaeva