Transcendence: Trans and Non-binary Artists in the Metaverse

We are excited to announce Transcendence: Trans and Nonbinary Artists in the Metaverse, a celebration and spotlight of Trans and Non-binary artists within the NFT community. Curated by Kate the Cursed, this exhibition highlights the plethora of unique styles and bodies of artwork of seven amazing Trans/Non-binary artists who are breaking boundaries on and offline. … Continue reading Transcendence: Trans and Non-binary Artists in the Metaverse

MURALS TO THE METAVERSE

OAKLAND MURALISTS TO MINT FIRST-OF-ITS-KIND NFT NFT features a 3-D rendering of murals created on the 5th story of the Oakland Tribune Tower Murals To The Metaverse, presented by The 5th Story artists, is a first-of-its-kind, digital collectible that has bridged murals and physical experiences with the NFT marketplace. Eight of Oakland’s leading artists have transformed … Continue reading MURALS TO THE METAVERSE

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

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

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