Blockchain technology has the potential to fundamentally change industries around the world, but few people outside of the industry have a deep understanding of what it is or how it may affect their livelihood.
Some believe the art world will be an exception from blockchain innovation — an island standing alone in a sea of change.
In reality, even a traditional and slow-moving space like fine art will have opportunities to benefit from this emerging technology.
That’s why it’s important to educate artists and institutions on what the blockchain can actually do and how it will transform the art world. If you’re still new to the space, check out my glossary of the blockchain terms you need to know.
Part of that education is knowing the artists working in the blockchain space.