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Interview with Nanne Dekking, co-founder and CEO of Artory

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Interview with Nanne Dekking, co-founder and CEO of Artory

Netherland’s born entrepreneur, Nanne Dekking is the co-founder and CEO of Artory, a platform built to improve the transparency in the art marketplace, based in New York and Berlin. The platform was founded by Dekking alongside Hasso Plattner, who is the founder of SAP and an internationally ...

ArtChain – Interview with Kay Sprague and Cameron Macqueen

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ArtChain – Interview with Kay Sprague and Cameron Macqueen

ArtChain is a Melbourne based start-up putting artwork and collectibles on the blockchain, giving investors’ confidence and putting an end to art forgery. Founded by Kay Sprague and Cameron Macqueen earlier this year, the start-up has already garnered interest from artists, art galleries and ...

Paddle8 – Exclusive Interview with Izabela Depczyk

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Paddle8 – Exclusive Interview with Izabela Depczyk

Izabela Depczyk is the Founder and Executive Board Member of The Native SA and the Managing Director of Paddle8. Depczyk was previously the CEO of Artnews and is currently the youngest female board member of a Swiss publicly listed company. Born in Poland, but raised in Switzerland, Depczyk holds a ...

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, ...