How Blockchain Changed The Art World In 2018

How Blockchain Changed The Art World In 2018

2018’s Ethereal Summit, a global conference about blockchain technology, placed emphasis on the art world, even concluding the event with a live auction. 2018 was also the year in which Christie's, one of the world’s leading auction houses, held its first-ever Art+Tech Summit, dedicated to ‘Exploring Blockchain’. Christie's Became The First Major Auction House To Record Sales Via Blockchain In November, Christie’s New York made art world history when it partnered with blockchain-secured registry Artory. Each buyer would own 10% of the work as a token recorded in a blockchain.

Craig Smith