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Ikaro Cavalcante Intuitive Freedom by Ikaro Cavalcante Ikaro Cavalcante (Occulted) (b. 1995) is a non-binary person and a transdisciplinary artist, having gone through design, tattoo, performance and digital art. Occulted works with 3D and sounds that reconstruct common spaces with their affective memory, be they virtual or physical. The periods of their life that remain… Continue reading Interview with Ikaro Cavalcante (Occulted): Mixing the Organic and Synthetic

Raphael Lacoste Raphael Lacoste is one of the most prolific and renowned concept artists in the digital space. Lacoste was the Art Director at Ubisoft on such titles as Prince of Persia and Assassin’s Creed. Winning two VES Awards, in February 2006 for his work on the “Two Thrones” cut scene from Prince of Persia… Continue reading Interview with Raphael Lacoste: Building New Worlds

Marc Simonetti Breakfast Disruption by Marc Simonetti Marc Simonetti is a multi-award French concept artist/ illustrator, who worked on movies like Frank Herbert’s Dune and at video game companies including EA and Square Enix. Simonetti is most notable for the creation of the visual ‘Iron Throne’ on the cover of ‘A Song of Ice and… Continue reading Interview with Marc Simonetti: Layers of Storytelling

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Congratulations to @ix_shells on the sale of ‘Thalamic Pulse’ and to @kukulabanze on acquiring a stellar piece!💥

Did you catch @DonDiablo's work in New York during #NFTNYC?

Captured here, FORΞVΞR DRIFTING, a collaboration between @dondiablo, @StudioDrift and @silvanderwoerd on 90+ screens in Times Square!🔥

‘ECTOGENESIS 0.175’ by @tylerxhobbs

“The ECTOGENESIS program reflects the dynamic way in which all life is related. It is not a static and rigid relation, it must change to meet new demands. And yet, the sense of order is still clearly there.”