We are preparing a workshop during [Disturbance Festival] 15th October 2021 (@DISTURBANCE - Ugly Duck), part of Disturbance Sattelite Programme in London.
The workshop will be Cryptowhat? imparted in english by Blanca Regina & Pierre Bouvier Patron. Cryptowhat? is a series of Cryptoart workshops started in 2011 with roots in Cryptoqué? created on 2019 by Lenara Verle and Ilan Katin.
A workshop for beginners. We will guide you into the blockchain art world and using Eco-NFTS.
Bring your mobile phone and/or laptop.
If you’re an artist, bring a few pieces in digital format (jpg, gif, mp4, mov under 5MB).
Duration: 5 hours
Content & activities
What is blockchain, and what are artists doing there? Why use Eco- NFTs and why Near?
Why are people buying digital art on the blockchain
Create your Near Wallet and security practices
Mintbase interface, web3 login and profile creation
How to create a store, general settings
Minters and minting interface, fields overview
Royalties and splits
Crypto art – Types of files: still, animated, video, audio, 3D, PDF
Editions, choosing how many to mint
Give away NFTs and removing them >>, transfer and burning
Listing for sale, how to choose a price
Exhibit your art in a blockchain-enabled virtual 3D gallery powered by Mintbase.io
Promotion tools, Twitter, Telegram groups, Discord servers
This is a hands-on session with group and individual feedback.
The goal is to have each participant create a wallet, set up their Mintbase profile, and mint and list at least one NFT.
The exhibition uses AR (augmented reality) to show digital blockchain artworks from a VR.
Space is superimposed on a physical space. Supported by Mintbase.io
- on display are the blockchain art pieces created in the workshop, plus invited artists
- the physical exhibition space is recreated in a blockchain-enabled virtual 3D gallery
- using a mobile phone or a tablet, visitors can scan QR codes on the walls and access
The proposed budget is the following
- neardrops for wallet creation and buying from each other: 1 N per person (max 15 attendants)
- store creation on Mintbase: 6.5 N
- instructors fee for 5 hours workshop (includes preparation and setup): 250 USD