CryptoArtNet Awarded William M. Peaster $WHALE Grant

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[Image Courtesy DeFi Arts Intelligencer] I am excited to announce that CryptoArtNet is the recipient of a generous William M. Peaster $WHALE Grant. Given that CryptoArtNet currently has no payroll, these funds will cover our operating expenses for some time as well as helping us move beyond “good enough” to higher quality services for the …

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CryptoArtNet Updates: New NFT Art Releases, CryptoArtists on Twitter

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Art by Stefan Keller aka KELLEPICS from Pixabay I have a couple of updates at CryptoArtNet to announce. In particular, we now have a stream of new NFT art releases to which members can post. Hopefully this feature will get more attention on members’ art for sale. New NFT Art Releases All members can now …

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CryptoArtNet Launches CryptoArt Web Directory

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Away Directory by geralt aka Gerd Altmann via Pixabay This weekend I launched a simple resource, a link directory to web sites related to cryptoart, CryptoArt Web Directory. This is one of the reasons I queried folks on Twitter about what terms they use for the hybrid gallery/platform/marketplaces that are central to cryptoart practice. To …

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CryptoArtNet Announces Second Wave of CryptoArtists Plus Increased $CRAC Distro

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Join the Second Wave at CryptoArtNet! CryptoArtNet’s first 13 members are dubbed the Baker’s Dozen. They and the rest of the first hundred are called Founding Members. As we head to 250 members, CryptoArtNet has decided to honor the next 150 as the Second Wave. At this point, we’re already over halfway to 250 member …

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May CryptoArt News: It’s Raining Tokens!

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Welcome to the first edition of CryptoArtNet’s CryptoArt News Roundup. I start with acknowledging our own launch and then dive a bit into the growing social currency and personal token scene powered primarily by Roll. This isn’t limited to cryptoart and I stray a bit in covering the phenomenon. Generally speaking it’s tough to focus …

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CryptoArtNet Artists Directory Rolls Out CryptoArtCoin – $CRAC

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CryptoArtCoin – $CRAC Feel free to check out theĀ  CryptoArtCoin landing page over at Roll but I also wanted to give people an explanation of what this new social currency is all about and what it means for artists with CryptoArtNet listings. CryptoArtCoin or $CRAC is launching as a social currency for the CryptoArtNet directory …

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CryptoArtNet Launches Directory of Artists Making CryptoArt

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CryptoArtNet: A Directory of Artists Making CryptoArt It’s still a work-in-progress but CryptoArtNet has been announced by some of the artists and has its own Twitter feed so let’s call it a launch! There’s lots to be done but the basic concept of a directory for artists creating cryptoart is established. Now on to making …

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