Mike Winkelmann

United States NFT Market Intelligence and Future Growth Dynamics Report 2022: Market is Expected to Grow by 49.5% to Reach $14,453.2 Million in 2022 - Forecasts to 2028 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

The "United States NFT Market Intelligence and Future Growth Dynamics Databook - 50+ KPIs on NFT Investments by Key Assets, Currency, Sales Channels - Q2 2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "United States NFT Market Intelligence and Future Growth Dynamics Databook - 50+ KPIs on NFT Investments by Key Assets, Currency, Sales Channels - Q2 2022" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • NFT industry in United States is expected to grow by 49.5% on an annual basis to reach US$14,453.2 million in 2022.
  • This growth in the global NFT market has been largely led by the popularity of NFTs in the United States.
  • United States NFT Market Size and Future Growth Dynamics by Key Performance Indicators, 2019-2028
    United States NFT Market Size and Forecast by Key Assets, 2019-2028

Yuga Labs Welcomes Beeple’s 10KTF and WENEW to Their Growing NFT and Web3 Ecosystem

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Thursday, November 24, 2022

Yuga Labs , web3 leader and home of the Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC), today confirmed the acquisition of WENEW and its flagship NFT collection, 10KTF .

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  • Yuga Labs , web3 leader and home of the Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC), today confirmed the acquisition of WENEW and its flagship NFT collection, 10KTF .
  • The collection has attracted legions of devoted community members, gaining popularity by releasing serialized and narrative-driven content from fictional shop purveyor, Wagmi-san .
  • Yuga Labs is a web3 company shaping the future through storytelling, experiences, and community.
  • In March 2022, Yuga Labs raised a $450M seed round at a $4B valuation.

RUSSELLS: ART COLLECTOR'S SUCCESSFUL APPEAL AGAINST DIGITAL AUCTION PLATFORM IS A LANDMARK MOMENT FOR BRITISH CONSUMERS

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Monday, November 14, 2022

After the Court of Appeal granted Soleymani permission to appeal in July 2022, the art collector received a favourable ruling on 6 October, which impacts every British internet user purchasing goods online under UK consumer laws.

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  • After the Court of Appeal granted Soleymani permission to appeal in July 2022, the art collector received a favourable ruling on 6 October, which impacts every British internet user purchasing goods online under UK consumer laws.
  • The decision is ground-breaking, protecting consumers from the imposition of automatic foreign arbitration when they want to dispute an online transaction, which happened when Soleymani disputed an online auction on Nifty Gateway and the New York-based platform began arbitral proceedings in New York.
  • The disputed auction happened in May 2021 over Beeple's Abundance, an NFT that Ethereum's co-founder Taylor Gerring purchased for $1.2m on Nifty Gateway.
  • Soleymani's legal counsel says, "The case Mr Soleymani is seeking to make has broad implications for all consumers using the internet in general in this jurisdiction.

Microdose Announces Gallery Partnership and Transformative Art Exhibition for the Upcoming Wonderland 2022

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Friday, October 28, 2022

Miami, Florida--(Newsfile Corp. - October 28, 2022) - Microdose Psychedelic Insights , the leading guide to the business of psychedelics, is excited to announce its gallery partnership with collector's club 1of1 for the 2nd edition of Wonderland.

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  • Miami, Florida--(Newsfile Corp. - October 28, 2022) - Microdose Psychedelic Insights , the leading guide to the business of psychedelics, is excited to announce its gallery partnership with collector's club 1of1 for the 2nd edition of Wonderland.
  • The highly anticipated event is coming back to Miami on November 3-5th, 2022, at the Mana Wynwood Convention Center.
  • Microdose has teamed up with Le Guillou, a France-based visual creator, to create an immersive exhibition that challenges the mind to think further beyond expansion.
  • Wonderland is all about real-life events featuring high-quality programming in some of the world's most exciting locations and breath-taking venues.

MakersPlace 'Italian Treasures' NFT Series Offers a Rare Glimpse into Italian Art

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Thursday, October 20, 2022

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- MakersPlace, the premier marketplace for rare and authentic digital collectibles, announced today the drop of its latest NFT collection, "Italian Treasures." The collection is curated by renowned Italian art critic and historian Vittorio Sgarbi, and features a series of the most representative masterpieces from the Italian art scene.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- MakersPlace , the premier marketplace for rare and authentic digital collectibles, announced today the drop of its latest NFT collection, "Italian Treasures."
  • The collection is curated by renowned Italian art critic and historian Vittorio Sgarbi , and features a series of the most representative masterpieces from the Italian art scene.
  • This launch consists of high-resolution, digital versions of the original physical artwork, and aims to make these rare artworks accessible to a broader audience, including both NFT and traditional fine art collectors.
  • "Vittorio Sgarbi is an icon in the Italian art space, and MakersPlace is honored to offer collectors the unique opportunity to experience traditional Italian art in an innovative, digital design," said Scott Miles, General Manager, Head of Emerging & Premium Business of MakersPlace.

Leading Art Auctioneer Christie's Features Algorand-Backed NFT in Upcoming Sale

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Monday, October 10, 2022

SINGAPORE, Oct. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- The Algorand Foundation, whose mission is to grow the ecosystem of Algorand, the carbon-negative Layer 1 blockchain invented by Turing Award winner and MIT professor Silvio Micali, is pleased to share that art auctioneer Christie's will feature Italian contemporary artist Andrea Bonaceto's AB Infinite 1 NFT artwork, built on the Algorand blockchain, in its upcoming auction. Christie's 20th / 21st century evening sale in London will take place during Frieze Week on October 13th.

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  • Christie's 20th / 21st century evening sale in London will take place during Frieze Week on October 13th.
  • "Christie's support of NFTs built on the Algorand blockchain demonstrates accelerating acceptance of digital art," said Shamir Ozery, Head of Web3 of the Algorand Foundation.
  • "I'm humbled to see AB Infinite 1 included in Christie's prestigious Evening Sale next to traditional art masterpieces," said artist Andrea Bonaceto.
  • Browse, bid, discover, and join us for the best of art and luxury at: www.christies.com or by downloading Christie's apps.

MakersPlace Launches New Concierge Program

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Thursday, October 6, 2022

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- MakersPlace, the premier marketplace for rare and authentic digital collectibles, announced today the launch of its all new Concierge Program, a new suite of services exclusive to MakersPlace that is tailored to top collectors seeking a more personalized digital art acquisition experience.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- MakersPlace , the premier marketplace for rare and authentic digital collectibles, announced today the launch of its all new Concierge Program, a new suite of services exclusive to MakersPlace that is tailored to top collectors seeking a more personalized digital art acquisition experience.
  • The new Concierge Program provides exclusive previews to upcoming MakersPlace drops and offers a range of bespoke offerings, including private sales and escrow services, proxy bidding and phone bidding, private previews, and personal shopping.
  • "We will bring even a higher standard of capability and excellence to our portfolio of services we already offer high-end collectors by launching our Concierge Program."
  • Please visit the MakersPlace website to learn more about the Concierge program and explore the marketplace.

Banksy Original Designs to Debut as NFTs by BADMEANiNGOOD Creator Austin Wilde on MakersPlace

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Wednesday, September 28, 2022

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Original designs by world-renowned street artist Banksy will be released as NFTs on MakersPlace, the premier marketplace for rare and authentic digital fine art, as part of a new series commissioned by Austin Wilde, creator of the beloved hip-hop compilation series BADMEANiNGOOD.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Original designs by world-renowned street artist Banksy will be released as NFTs on MakersPlace , the premier marketplace for rare and authentic digital fine art, as part of a new series commissioned by Austin Wilde, creator of the beloved hip-hop compilation series BADMEANiNGOOD.
  • Wilde, who was awarded copyrights for the designs by Banksy, will launch the series of original album covers, posters, and 12" record sleeves over the next several months.
  • For the remaining album covers, Banksy repurposed existing images from his catalog to align with the BADMEANiNGOOD theme.
  • By partnering with BADMEANiNGOOD creator Austin Wilde and MakersPlace we hope to send more essential, life-saving resources to where they are needed most.

Galaxy Announces Launch of Inaugural NFT Collection in Collaboration with TIMEPieces

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Friday, September 23, 2022

NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2022 /CNW/ - Galaxy Digital Holdings Ltd. (TSX: GLXY) ("Galaxy"), a financial services and investment management innovator in the digital asset, cryptocurrency, and blockchain technology sectors, today announced the launch of its inaugural NFT project, The Explorer Collection ("The Collection").

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  • NEW YORK, Sept. 23, 2022 /CNW/ - Galaxy Digital Holdings Ltd. (TSX: GLXY) ("Galaxy"), a financial services and investment management innovator in the digital asset, cryptocurrency, and blockchain technology sectors, today announced the launch of its inaugural NFT project, The Explorer Collection ("The Collection").
  • Galaxy worked in collaboration with TIMEPieces, the web3 community initiative from TIME, to develop and launch The Collection.
  • "We're thrilled to launch The Explorer Collection alongside a trailblazing brand like TIME by utilizing blockchain and NFT technology."
  • TIMEPieces' NFT drops include the Genesis Collection, themed around Build a Better Future, as well as two TIMEPieces Artist in Residence collections created in collaboration with 13-year old phenom Nyla Hayes and award-winning music producer Timbaland.

Digital Downloads Merchant Gembyte Gearing Up in Asia

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Friday, September 23, 2022

TALLINN, Estonia, Sept. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Estonian digital downloads merchant Gembyte is announcing that it will start accepting customers from the wider Asian market, including Japan.

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  • TALLINN, Estonia, Sept. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Estonian digital downloads merchant Gembyte is announcing that it will start accepting customers from the wider Asian market, including Japan.
  • Whilst expanding its global offering, the company itself and its day-to-day operations will continue to be domiciled in Web 3.0-haven Tallinn, Estonia.
  • Gembyte is an online merchant specializing in the sale of virtual commodities and digital downloads, geared towards the competitive e-sports market.
  • Numerous studies have shown that the important markets for virtual goods are emerging markets such as eastern Europe, South America, and Southeast Asia.