A digital collage titled ‘Everydays: The First 5000 Days’ by Beeple. Photo: AP A digital collage titled ‘Everydays: The First 5000 Days’ by Beeple. Photo: AP
A digital collage titled ‘Everydays: The First 5000 Days’ by Beeple. Photo: AP
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Non-fungible tokens and digital art: game-changers for Asian collectors or just another bubble?

  • From Beeple’s US$69 million JPEG to Jack Dorsey’s first tweet, eye-watering auction prices for NFT creations have made the arts scene sit up and take notice
  • Fans say art history is being made, with the new tech tilting the balance of power between East and West. Sceptics say buyers simply have too much money

Topic |   Art
A digital collage titled ‘Everydays: The First 5000 Days’ by Beeple. Photo: AP A digital collage titled ‘Everydays: The First 5000 Days’ by Beeple. Photo: AP
A digital collage titled ‘Everydays: The First 5000 Days’ by Beeple. Photo: AP
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