Federico Clapis is one of those contemporary artists who eagerly turn to digital space. The Italian has been active in it for over 10 years, and in 2018 he also became interested kryptowalutami.
Artistic fascination with the digital world
The digital world inspires an increasing number of artists, which is hardly surprising given the dynamic development of technology in recent years. Also from Italy belongs to this group Federico Clapis. The artist, fascinated by digital space for a long time, started his adventure with cryptocurrencies in 2018, thanks to his industry partner - Eidoosponsoring a massive bronze sculpture, reminiscent of the future of mankind.
This is how "Crypto Connection”- an impressive work that could be admired first at Observation Point in London and then at Oxo Tower Wharf. The sculpture was hailed as a cryptocurrency monument, and its exhibition was widely commented on in the trade press.
After this event, Clapis himself became fascinated with technology blockchain. At the same time, he started looking closely at the NFT. The work of "Crypto Connection" proved that solid foundations for digital art are just being formed.
Clapis digital works
Until the success of his sculpture, Clapis took another step towards developing a new art form. Soon his works, available for viewing in museums and galleries, will take digital form, giving rise to a promising cryptographic art with which the Italian artist has high hopes.
He has been interested in the Clapis technology itself for many years, although he did not show much of it at first. For the artist, it is not only one of the most frequently undertaken themes in his work, but also a kind of metaphor relating to human, timeless emotional states. Besides, almost every day he encourages his viewers to share their feelings and his reflections on them.