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, more data and lower transaction fees. It is time to challenge the status quo and break new records. Citius, Altius, Fortius is Latin for faster, higher, stronger, and is the Olympic motto.
Animation of individual Python-processed video frames based on two scanned sets of rubber-stamps. 1,920 × 1,080 px, 899 frames, 1:00, MP4, stamp set 01 and 02.