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We are excited to announce that Institut is evolving by incorporating into the Unit London brand. Here’s why… Unit London was built in 2013 upon the founding belief that art is for everyone. We seek to drive change in the art world by promoting accessibility and inclusivity – opening the doors to new artists… Continue reading Announcement: Unit London enters Web3
by Kitty Horlick ‘Right-click and bleed them dry.’ These were the words of my best friend’s father last summer, as he walked past my laptop and spied OpenSea, the most popular NFT marketplace, visible on my screen. He was, of course, teasing me. XCOPY, Right-Click and Save as Guy, 2018. Courtesy to the… Continue reading The Value of NFTs: Authenticity over Inimitability
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
Josh Pierce Dissolve by Josh Pierce Visual Artist and Motion Graphics Art Director, Josh Pierce, has quickly become a leader in the emerging digital art space. A graduate of Rochester Institute of Technology, and Savannah College of Art and Design, Pierce is currently working as Fine Artist and Art Director in Los Angeles and has… Continue reading Interview with Josh Pierce: Gateways into Mindfulness