An Infinite Zoom on Football and Fantasy — Interview with Gregcicle
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by Brady Evan Walker
6d ago
Greg Edwards, AKA Gregcicle, is an artist based in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Originally trained as an architect, Greg transitioned into the world of digital art and has been working independently for over two years. His innovative approach to “infinite zoom” art has set him apart in the creative industry, allowing him to collaborate with notable brands and agencies. His background in architecture and fascination with the built environment have deeply influenced his artistic journey, leading him to explore architectural visualization and concept art. This exploration eventually led him to deve ..read more
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4-IN-A-ROW MakersPlace x Manchester City FC Raffle Guidelines
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by aisha_arif
6d ago
OFFICIAL RULES NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE, TRANSACTION OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NOT NECESSARY TO ENTER THE GIVEAWAY. PARTICIPATING IN THE MAKERSPLACE MANCHESTER CITY FOOTBALL CLUB GIVEAWAY (THE “GIVEAWAY” OR “PROMOTION”) CONSTITUTES YOUR FULL AND UNCONDITIONAL ACCEPTANCE OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND THE DECISIONS OF THE SPONSOR ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE GIVEAWAY. BY PARTICIPATING IN THE GIVEAWAY, YOU REPRESENT AND WARRANT YOU MEET THE ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS STATED IN THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND ACKNOWLEDGE THAT FAILURE TO MEET ALL ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS WILL R ..read more
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Animating Knots and Growing Tomatoes — Interview with 3D Artist Patric Ortmann 
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by Brady Evan Walker
1w ago
For over a decade, German artist Patric Ortmann (AKA MotionSickness) has been a sought-after Motion Design Artist, having worked for brands like Audi, Mercedes, VW, and Nike. He has made a name for himself, producing large-scale audiovisual media installations, concert visuals, and projection mapping for brands and well-known artists like The Weeknd.  Apart from his client work, Ortmann has developed a unique aesthetic, looping 3D animations and audio. A lifelong learner, Ortmann’s practice is one of constant evolution as his fascination with new technology pushes him into possibilities ..read more
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Guide to Digital 3D Art
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by Brady Evan Walker
3w ago
What is Digital 3D Art? Digital 3D art is a contemporary artform that arose from the combined creativity and virtuosity of designers working in commercial 3D software, bending the software’s utility to more artistic ends than the usual work-for-hire fare. Just as photographers of yore ran with utilitarian technology toward wildly creative ends, so too have digital 3D artists seized the opportunity to build an expressive medium with new technology.  While the output of digital 3D art is, quite literally, two-dimensional (it’s on a screen, after all), it exists in a 3D virtual environment ..read more
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Reading Operator’s Human Unreadable
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by Brady Evan Walker
3w ago
You are in a fine art institution in a major art hub city. Before you, dancers perform. They are black-clad, elegant, vulnerable, and human.  What you see is hinted at in a choreographic score you own.  You see the dance and only then realize you own the dance, but this experience is an experience, which is much different from viewing the choreographic score. The choreographic score might be informative but it is merely that. You watch the dance that comes from the score. It’s beautiful, and it feels like such an odd thing to own. Does anyone ever own a dance like one owns a paintin ..read more
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Urs Fischer: Mundanity as Concept
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by Brady Evan Walker
1M ago
“[Art is] a very intimate way of recording the experience of existing.” — Urs Fischer Urs Fischer is not a conceptual artist. His art exists to sanctify moments. Having started his creative life as a photographer in high school, Fischer went on to develop more techniques that would capture the gist of a life passing through time.  The best example of this might be the massive amorphous cast-aluminum sculptures he started creating in 2005 — the most recent of which was just installed in Las Vegas’s Fontainbleu Hotel. If you were to combine the working techniques of action painters like P ..read more
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MakersPlace Presents CHAOS XI – From the Vault by Urs Fischer: The Final Release
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by Brady Evan Walker
1M ago
Urs Fischer’s CHAOS XI: From the Vault to open on MakersPlace on June 17th, 2024 CHAOS #295 Conqueror, CHAOS #379 Nobody, CHAOS #404 Allusions, CHAOS #405 Whispers, CHAOS #407 Exile by Urs Fishcer, Courtesy of the artist and MakersPlace June 10, 2024 – MakersPlace, the premier marketplace for rare and authentic digital artworks, is excited to announce the release of five previously unseen artworks from Urs Fischer’s heralded CHAOS series, in an exhibition titled CHAOS XI – From the Vault. The exhibition includes works from Fischer’s personal collection that are being auctioned off in conjuncti ..read more
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Intuition, Physical vs Digital, and Trusting Art — Interview with Leeaux
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by Brady Evan Walker
1M ago
In this interview, Brady Walker sits down with the artist Leeaux, known for his surrealist illustrations and a unique journey through various art forms. Leeaux shares his experiences from high school T-shirt designs to becoming a well-known figure in art collectives such as Team Kill Everyone and Milky Way Art Cult. He discusses the challenges and triumphs of his artistic path, including his move from New Orleans to Las Vegas and his eventual establishment of the Abracadabra Gallery. Leeaux also dives into his inspirations, the evolution of his creative process, and his focus on creating physi ..read more
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Guide: Connecting a Web3 Wallet 
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by Brady Evan Walker
1M ago
How to make a purchase with your Ethereum wallet on Mobile Watch this short video on how to make a purchase: If you don’t have a wallet, watch this video on how to set up MetaMask: We currently support both MetaMask and Coinbase Wallet. MetaMask is the most popular and recommended option, however we do support other wallets. If you don’t have Metamask downloaded, download metamask in the iOS app store.  Open Metamask on your mobile device and follow the wallet setup instructions Navigate to Makersplace using Metamask’s native browser tool (globe icon) Once on MakersPlace, click on the ..read more
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Autonomy, Healing, and Subtle Symbolism — Interview with Roya Ghassemi
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by Brady Evan Walker
1M ago
Roya Ghassemi is an Iranian-German artist and women’s rights activist known for her evocative and powerful portrayals of female figures set in dreamlike and magical spaces. Her art, deeply connected to nature and the emotive power of color, captures the soul’s journey to freedom and reflects the inner journeys of oppressed women worldwide. Featured in prestigious exhibitions such as Miami Art Basel and NFT Liverpool, Ghassemi’s work continues to touch and inspire. In this interview, we explore the spiritual undertones of Roya’s work and her personal definition of feminism. What inspires her sy ..read more
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