From Basquiat to Blockchain: How the Art World is Evolving with Blockchain

Maggie Kimberl  |

Art might not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of blockchain, but the art world is a surprising dark horse in the blockchain race. Blockchain technology has a multitude of potential uses including the potential to prevent art theft, as outlined in this infographic from Coin Central.

From art valuations and art provenance to digital collectibles such as Cryptokitties and Anime Coin, the art world has seen a handful of fascinating applications of blockchain technology to substantially improve the industry.

It doesn't matter whether you're an art collector, art creator, someone who geeks out about functioning blockchain uses, or even all three, it's worth taking a look at how blockchain is impacting the art world.

Art and blockchain appear to be a match made in heaven. Check it out.


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