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Codex Protocol – Exclusive Interview with Co-Founder Jess Houlgrave

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Codex Protocol – Exclusive Interview with Co-Founder Jess Houlgrave

Jess Houlgrave is the Co-founder and COO at Codex Protocol, a decentralized registry for art and collectibles backed by an industry consortium.  She graduated with a degree in Economics and Management from Oxford University and went onto join Credit Suisse, and then a Canadian pension fund where ...

Interview with Daniel Doubrovkine, CTO of ARTSY

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Interview with Daniel Doubrovkine, CTO of ARTSY

Daniel Doubrovkine is the CTO of Artsy, the largest online global marketplace for art and the most read online art publication. The company’s mission is to expand the art market to support more artists and art in the world. Having worked in both small and large software companies since the ...

INTERVIEW WITH FOUNDER OF ARTNOME, JASON BAILEY

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INTERVIEW WITH FOUNDER OF ARTNOME, JASON BAILEY

Artnome is the blog of Jason Bailey, “an art nerd” recording and analysing the impact of technology on the Art World. Artnome is a growing analytical digital art database that catalogues artworks and helps improve opportunities for artists and collectors alike. We asked Bailey a few questions ...

Interview with Roman Komarek, founder of Value Protocol

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Interview with Roman Komarek, founder of Value Protocol

Value Protocol is the “new kid on the block” which uses artificial intelligence, computer vision and machine learning to fingerprint any physical item’s unique material structure and integrate them into a blockchain. We had the pleasure to interview its founder and CEO Roman Komarek. Could ...

Art Money Paul Becker

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Art Money Paul Becker

Australian art entrepreneur Paul Becker is striving to make art more attainable and change common misconceptions regarding the art market. Art Money, an online art platform founded by Becker, allows the user to pay for their artwork over 10 months interest free. Art Money not only supports artists ...

INTERVIEW WITH ZOHAR ELHANANI, CEO OF MUTUALART

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INTERVIEW WITH ZOHAR ELHANANI, CEO OF MUTUALART

Zohar Elhanani is the CEO of international art information platform MutualArt which offers a personalised source of information to art professionals and enthusiasts. Here, we will discuss the impact of online art platforms on the international art market as well as the intricacies of being an art ...

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INTERVIEW WITH LOIC BABOULAZ, ARTMYN CO-FOUNDER AND CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

Lausanne based platform ARTMYN (artmyn.com) is a pioneer in the digitalisation of Fine Art. Using a new generation of scanners and algorithms, this startup is making art increasingly accessible. ARTMYN technology is also able to extract the DNA from a piece of art to detect any damages, ...

INTERVIEW WITH DR ELAINE MELOTTI AND STEVEN ALAN BENNETT, FOUNDERS OF THE BENNETT PRIZE

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INTERVIEW WITH DR ELAINE MELOTTI AND STEVEN ALAN BENNETT, FOUNDERS OF THE BENNETT PRIZE

Created in 2018, The Bennett Prize is the largest ever Prize offered solely to women painters. The accolade aims to give recognition to women artists who paint in the figurative realist style and who have not yet realised their full professional potential. The Prize, with the call for entry open ...

INTERVIEW WITH DIDIER CLAES, FOUNDER OF DIDIER CLAES GALLERY

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INTERVIEW WITH DIDIER CLAES, FOUNDER OF DIDIER CLAES GALLERY

Brussels-based art dealer Didier Claes specialises in African Art, his passion for art stemming from his childhood in the Congo. An art dealer for more than 20 years, he opened his own gallery in 2002. Here Didier Claes speaks with us about African Art’s place in the current international art ...

Interview with Paul Campbell

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Interview with Paul Campbell

Artist Paul Campbell is an abstract painter based in Brooklyn, New York. Campbell favors non-conventional painting tools such spikey balls and remote-control cars over paintbrushes, to create surreal and emotionally rich scenes, where viewers have seen anything from fireworks to flowers. Le Journal ...