Art may be a way for the public to understand cryptocurrencies, according to the artist who calls himself Cryptograffiti. Art and politics of Crypto culture explored by artist.
His work displayed at the event Bitcoin2019 where he spoke with a media source about his work in South America and the impact of art in the cryptocurrency space. He is based in San Francisco.
“I devoted my work to try to teach about this space so more people can understand it,” he said.
The artist wants to spread awareness about how cryptocurrencies can help with the current economic and social crisis in Venezuela:
“I wanted to learn more about the situation and ultimately help out.”
“You hear the examples of people using it to flee and retain their savings but those are few and far between,” Cryptograffiti said, “We are trying to have people come together and help out with refugees that are fleeing to Colombia.”
Art and politics of Crypto culture explored by artist. Cryptograffiti has collaborated on projects with the goal to bring awareness to the Venezuelan situation. According to the artist, the experience was “eye-opening”. I also helped him understand the impact of cryptocurrencies as a solution for the South American country.