Citius, Altius, Fortius

Artwork Description: The surge of Decentralized Finance (DeFi) fuels long-time scaling discussions of the Ethereum blockchain. Transaction fees are soaring, and decentralized apps experience slowdowns. While more people enter the space, the community calls for more.  The artwork Citius, Altius, Fortius playfully explores scalability, in particular, of layer 2 constructions. The objective is clear: faster transaction times,…

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Perpetuum mobile - Digital Artwork

Artwork Description: A hypothetical machine that can work infinitely without an energy source does not exist. The same applies to an international digital currency that successfully absconds from justice and manipulation. Bitcoin and proof-of-work concepts regularly draw criticism for their high-energy demand, which equals smaller countries’ annual energy consumption. However, one could see it as…

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Post Nubila Phoebus

Artwork Description: Animation of individual Python-processed video frames based on a scanned set of rubber-stamps. 3,840 × 2,160 px, 341 frames, 0:30, MP4, stamp set 01. Related Blog Post: July 27th, 2020 – Digital Stamping with PythonMar. 21st, 2020 – Exploring Rubber Stamps

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Digitally Stamped

Artwork Description: Animation of individual Python-processed video frames based on a scanned set of rubber-stamps. For Mattia Cuttini, who introduced me to a new addiction: rubber-stamping. Keep observing this world with your curiosity. This piece is a digitally stamped interpretation of the @Skygolpe’s animation of @MattiaC’s logo. 1200 × 1200 px / 51 frames Related Blog Post:…

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Reaching Out

Artwork Description: Pareidolia is the tendency for the incorrect perception of a stimulus as an object, pattern or meaning known to the observer, such as seeing shapes in clouds. Reaching Out consists of animated, aerial photographs manually assembled into a collage. The artwork was created for the Kitty Bungalow’s Virtual Cat Art Show curated by…

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Artwork Description: Disturbing Volatility explores the perception of and sentiment towards economic systems and their market forces. Embraced and used to their advantage by some, for the majority volatility represents an appalling uncertainty and the loss of control. With the rise of financial technologies, humans are even further removed from decision-making processes and replaced by artificial…

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Artwork Description: My new animation “Lurking BearWhale” explores the continued Bitcoin ownership concentration among few holders and the roots of the blockchain art movement. The artwork consists of aerial photographs manually assembled into collages and references the first Bitcoin market manipulation in October 2014. I first came across the story of the BearWhale when I…

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Cloud Hashes Three

Artwork Description: Cloud Hashes is a visualization of the SHA-256 hash algorithm used in blockchain technology. This digital animation is one of the three artworks of this visualization and serves as the augmented reality layer for a limited edition print of five. Exhibition Record TROPOPAUSE CONTEMPLATIONBlockchain Technology & Inclusive Decentralization09/06/2019 to 09/29/2019Centre Culturel et Communautaire…

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Cloud Hashes Two

Artwork Description: Cloud Hashes is a visualization of the SHA-256 hash algorithm used in blockchain technology. This digital animation is one of the three artworks of this visualization and serves as the augmented reality layer for a limited edition print of five. Exhibition Record TROPOPAUSE CONTEMPLATIONBlockchain Technology & Inclusive Decentralization09/06/2019 to 09/29/2019Centre Culturel et Communautaire…

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Cloud Hashes One

Artwork Description: Cloud Hashes is a visualization of the SHA-256 hash algorithm used in blockchain technology. This digital animation is one of the three artworks of this visualization and serves as the augmented reality layer for a limited edition print of five. Exhibition Record TROPOPAUSE CONTEMPLATIONBlockchain Technology & Inclusive Decentralization09/06/2019 to 09/29/2019Centre Culturel et Communautaire…

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Flatten The Curve

Artwork Description: Times of uncertainty and hardship are like clouds: transient. Let’s use this time as an opportunity and focus on things that matter in life. Flatten The Curve. Stay at home and follow the guidelines. Stack crypto art, not toilet paper. (Music: Under the Rug by Density & Time)

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Ephemeral Thoughts on Digital Wallets

Artwork Description: The artwork entitled “Ephemeral Thoughts on Digital Wallets” explores the value of digital assets, questioning whether this value persists once its environment ceases to exist. The blockchain ecosystem can be seen as a network of hope. When people believe in the system, they keep maintaining the blockchain. Once people lose their trust, they…

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