The Best of this Week’s Billboard is a weekly recap of billboard posts and announcements that gives a curated snapshot on the state of crypto creativity today. To read more Billboard articles, visit the dedicated page here.
‘COLLECTING ART IN THE AGE OF BLOCKCHAIN AND GLOBAL DIGITIZATION’ PANEL [FEB 13]
Join the New Art Academy for their next major event that integrates discussions on blockchain art with the first launch of the acclaimed art fair Frieze in Los Angeles. On February 13, the panel “Collecting Art in the Age of Blockchain and Global Digitization” will bring together key thinkers and practitioners in the blockchain space to Christie’s for an expansive exploration of decentralized creativity.
Learn more here.
SHOW YOUR RARE ART IN BROOKLYN
RareAF2 is set to take place in Brooklyn on May 18, 2019. This NFTy spring gathering will feature some of best and brightest speakers, innovators and artists of the crypto world. The team behind the event recently opened the door for art submissions to be featured as part of the Festival.
Check out the guidelines here.
THE WORLD OF LUNACIA AWAITS
Axie Infinity is a digital pet community where you can train, collect, and battle fantastical creatures called Axie. The genetics of each unique creature are stored on the Ethereum blockchain. Learn more about the Axie Infinity universe, read our interview with the team behind it.
Snag your plot here.
SIGN UP FOR THE DECENTRALAND CREATOR CONTEST
The team behind Decentraland is preparing to launch an easy-to-use builder, making their blockchain powered world much more accessible to creatives and designers without software backgrounds. According to a recent announcement, the drag-and-drop interface will be available in early March. Alongside the new scene builder, they’ve also planned a Creator Contest;
Join in here.
DOWNLOAD THE HISTORY OF THE RAREST BOOK
Interested in the first instance of a decentralized ‘CryptoArt’ community? Want to learn how smug frog memes made quite the splash in crypto? Discover the history behind The Rarest Book, a 580-page compendium of the 1,774 tokenized art pieces in the Rare Pepe project. The book creators, Louis Parker and Eleonora Brizi recently created a press release which goes through the lineage of the book – the mission, documentation, exhibition, etc. – and includes their interview with The Creative Crypto.
Get your copy here.
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