The Global Crypto Art Exhibition
in 59# Venice Biennale
The Committee of the Venice Biennale and the Cameroon Pavilion officially have approved 22 artists to participate in the first edition of crypto art exhibition in the 59th Venice Biennale. Curated by Sandro Orlandi Stag, the nominated curator of the Cameroon Pavilion by the Biennale.
The theme of this exhibition is "The Times of the Chimeras" which takes place in Palazzo Bernardo on the central Island of Venice from April 23 to November 27, 2022.
Diversity, democratic and demonstration are the major characteristics of the exhibition. Kevin Abosch, Marina Núñez, Eduardo Kac and some other artists who have great achievements in the crypto as well as contemporary art world, experienced artists who have been practicing digital and multimedia art since the 1970s and 1980s with the development of computer technology, artists who have great digital artworks, and using cryptographic methods to create their art, and also young artists who are coming in with outstanding crypto art works are all shown on the stage.
This exhibition also aims to provide a space for discussions between professionals about the future of art and NFT innovation. During the Venice Biennale pre-opening week, the GCA DAO co-hosted with Art Consortium a series of panel discussions on Art and Web3 with experts from all over the world with both art and NFT backgrounds. During the seven months’ exhibition, a variety of lectures, forums, workshops and training programs will be held online and in the physical exhibition space, for nearly one million visiting art practitioners, art lovers and crypto collectors from all over the world.
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