Cryptocurrency and the Future of Art

“Using the emerging technology of digital currencies, it is the person-to-person way to support artists [sic].”

Person-to-person, heart-to-heart, ledger-to-ledger; the revolution runs at 270 degrees. The promise of the blockchain, as far as a the production of art is concerned, takes us back to those days of the patron.

In ‘Las Meninas’, Velazquez turned a portrait of his royal patrons into an immortal commentary on painting and patronage itself

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Maxi Gorynski

Maxi Gorynski

Technologist, writer, contrapuntalist, lion tamer and piano tuner