Apr 09, 2019 at 15:09
Blockchain & Tokenization to Transform Art in Italy
A tokenized society in Italy will be among the scenarios created by the blockchain technology where any type of storage of value and public registration can be a token encryption, which can tie to a floating market and further be traded on international digital exchanges.
Mar 30, 2019 at 15:51
Art & Blockchain: Picasso Painting Discovered in Netherlands
The Picasso painting dubbed “Portrait of Dora Maar” worth $28 million and which went missing two decades ago, was finally recovered on the black market in the Netherlands by a senior art detective. The piece was portraying a “young Yugoslavian paparazzo known as Dora Markovic” and it was stolen in 1999 from its Saudi owner. If blockchain technology existed twenty years back it might have well prevented this scenario from happening.
Jan 09, 2019 at 14:39
Street Artist ‘Pascal Boyart’ Hides 0.28 BTC Inside a Mural Picturing Paris Political Protests
For the past two months, the whole globe has watched and kept an eye on the yellow vest protests in France as the fundamental political movement has battled for economic fairness. On December 6, 2019, Pascal Boyart (Pboy), a popular street artist uncovered a mural that incorporates a solvable puzzle that contains around 0.28 Bitcoins (BTC) inside. Pboy elaborated that the puzzle can’t be distantly and remotely resolved and that the sleuthhounds have to visit the location as a must to trace the painting’s cues.
Block Seoul Assembles Industry Leaders, David Paterson, Lt. General James Clapper, Bobby Lee, and Jung-Hee Ryu PH.D With Others to Elevate the Discussion of Blockchain, AI, Immersive Art on how Human Connect
Seoul, Korea -- Block Seoul, one of the largest Blockchain conferences of its kind will be held September 16–19, 2018 in Seoul, South Korea. It gathers experts, creators and investors from around the world in a dynamic location and provides innovative technological tools for bringing them together in groundbreaking conversation.
Objects of Art to be Purchased with Digital Currency in Mayfair Gallery
One of the most luxurious London galleries, Mayfair offers customers the option to buy every single item in its collection using virtual coins. The gallery claims it is the first to provide such a fintech service. The high-end fine art for sale includes sophisticated works of Zhuang Hong Yi, Richard Orlinski, and Hunt Slonem.