“You don’t understand, kiddo. As I reach the ending term of my existence, all paintings I produced during a lifetime furtively disappear from private and public records.” Earnest’s weary eyes were veiled with tears.

Earnest Ward’s bold strokes to direct viewers around the canvas earned him recognition as painter of…

Commonly observed showdowns between art and high tech seldom occur between digital artist and the digital world. But add a new emerging technology — the believers, the antagonists, the skeptics, the supremacists — and the scene changes dramatically.

So lives the ecosystem of a technology known as NFTs (abbreviation of…

Fradique González Villalobos

Brazilian-born, Rome-based researcher specializing in the field of Art Crime in the Metaverse.

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