Robbie Trevino, From career artist to living off his invented universe
Robbie Trevinio has gone from designing for Magic the Gathering and XBox, to growing a major following and launching his own universe.
Twobadour, From journalist to massive NFT portfolio manager
When Metapurse acquired the $69MM Beeple this year, it was a watershed moment in for NFTs. In this episode I discuss that moment, B20, and beyond with Twobadour.
Alex Atallah: Behind the scenes of the world's largest NFT marketplace
In this episode Alex Atallah of OpenSea and I discuss the founding of the company, cross-blockchain support, and the future of NFTs.
Bitlectro Labs, From professional musicians to professional NFT artists
When the Bitlectro Labs team released Dreamloops earlier this year it was a major hit. In an ocean of avatar projects DreamLoops is goes against the grain.
Conlan Rios, Pushing the limits of NFT art at Async
Conlan Rios went from being a virtual land landlord to artists to building a platform for those artists to sell dynamic forms of art. That platform, Async, now has hundreds of artists on it and includes a lot of well known names including Mike Shinoda, XCOPY, Colbie, Hackatao, AlottaMoney, and so many more. I
Leandro & George of NFT Studios, From designing BMWs to digital assets
Leandro and George both went to design school and came out focused on designing real world objects. However when Cryptokitties launched in 2017 it began to fascinate them. One thing led to another and today they have a team of over 50 designing and building assets for the metaverse as well as tools to make metaverse development more efficient.
Janine Yorio & TJ Kawamura, The metaverse real estate developers
You wouldn't expect to have a full blown real estate development firm operating in the virtual world but here we are! The thesis of Republic Realm also makes A TON of sense. Janine Yorio & TJ Kawamura are partners running an investment fund and development team across all the key metaverses today.
Roger Dickerman, From fitness entrepreneur to NFT art historian
Roger Dickerman has had quite the entrepreneurial journey and when you listen to our conversation it's clear that I'm a big fan. Roger and his wife have been running a fitness & wellness business for over a decade when Roger found his calling in NFTs.
Alex Masmej, From social token to NFT social network
Last year Alex Masmej got a lot of attention when he decided to tokenize himself. Less than a year later he had become a significant player in the NFT space with the launch of TryShowtime, a social network for artists and collectors.
Joe Saavedra, Memorializing video NFTs with physical displays
When Beeple's Everydays auction rocked the art market back in February, there was one aspect that dramatically differentiated the pieces: physical displays. Infinite Objects was the company behind those displays and has since partnered with a number of NFT artists and is now ready to expand.