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Enter ZORA V3

New year, new Z: Here's to welcoming the protocol's latest commitment to new market types, gas efficiency, finder's fees, modular architecture, DAOs, and ZORFs

Zora25 Jan 2022

Recent Posts

Nic Hamilton and the Beauty of Incremental Change

Originally trained as an architect, the Melbourne-based image maker is preparing to release Nuxui, a generative series which examines the passage of time—from simple 3D fragments to abandoned infrastructures

Zora21 Jan 2022

Aleatoric is the NFT Project Letting Chance Take the Wheel

Matt Condon and Evan Casey demonstrate how the agency of AI and sleep talking can distill into comical audio-visual vignettes

Zora18 Jan 2022

Stevie P: Feedback Loops and Topographies of Ketchup

Steve Pikelny's universe of early-internet style websites and photographic series breeds self-reflective thought and spelunks into the root of the human condition

Zora12 Jan 2022

Tea Time With Aluna

Aluna, one half of famed duo AlunaGeorge, has her eyes on solo endeavors, rewriting the restrictive codes of DSPs regarding Black dance music, touring and producing a clothing line in the metaverse, and emphasizing wellbeing

Zora07 Jan 2022

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The Many Multitudes of Niall Ashley

The Bristol-born, London-based painter and performance artist speaks on translating video into painting, getting away with abstraction, and not being afraid to politicize the NFT revolution

Speculation is a Superpower

And with great power comes great responsibility

Worldbuilding with FWB

"We're interested in how the digital can integrate into IRL, and amplify and strengthen our existing human connections."

The PFZ Stack: PartyBid-Fractional-Zora

How PartyBid, Fractional Art, and ZORA Auction House fit together, and why these projects are an important stack in the fractional NFT and DAO spaces

JPG Co-founder Sam Spike on Curation, Cultural Value, and Permissionless Participation

How to build a thriving cultural landscape on the blockchain

How to create your own NFT Auction House using ZORA

A repo to bootstrap your own permissionless auction house with the ZORA protocol

Holly Herndon for One for All

Holly Herndon on launching Holly+, longevity in art, and the wild west of NFTs

Why Create Your Own Marketplace?

Freedom to display and sell your work outside of the dominant format of endless thumbnail feeds should be a given

PartyDAO on Building and Launching PartyBid

Giving communities the power to bid

More Recent Posts

Haleek Maul: HOLDERSLAND and an Ode to What's Owed

From his roots as rapper and record producer, Haleek Maul’s determination to solely release on-chain and found multidisciplinary institution, HOLDERSLAND, underscores his faith in a decentralized future

Zora06 Jan 2022

ZORA: A Year in Retrospect

From the founding white papers last January to the litany of builders and creators who curate and build on the auction house or protocol today, labeling this year "eventful" would be an understatement

Zora30 Dec 2021

Harm van den Dorpel's Subdued Iconoclasm

The Dutch-born, Berlin-based conceptual artist has straddled traditional art-world ecosystems and the growing promise of crypto; he may be one of the most effective ambassadors to bridge these disparate worlds

Zora20 Dec 2021

Artiva is the Antidote

If Web3 is about accessibility, and culture is what propels the movement forward, then Artiva is the antidote to staid ivory-tower dynamics

Zora18 Dec 2021

mannys.game is Exploring Trust and Programmable Utility

From a Soho 3D printing shop to an adventure game in the metaverse, mannys.game is stretching the limit of how collectibles can function, and testing how trust operates in Web3

Zora15 Dec 2021

Sustaining a Living in Decentralized Music with Sound.xyz

For founders David Greenstein, Matt Masurka, and Vignesh Kanth, musicians require a toolkit to counteract the predatory engineering and creative void that legacy labels, and DSPs, uphold

Zora07 Dec 2021

Fractional and the Instilled Emotion of NFTs

Andy Chorlian's permissionless protocol facilitates ownership, champions accessibility, and underscores NFTs' capacity to evoke emotion

Zora30 Nov 2021

Eric Hu Will Not Take Web3 For Granted

The "Monarchs" co-creator emphasizes building Web3 deliberately and sustainably, delineates artistic versus design approaches, and opens up on his Decentralized Beauty initiative

Zora23 Nov 2021

Lani Trock Wants to Update the Social Contract

The multidisciplinary artist shares why site-specific works and Web3 needn’t be mutually exclusive, how blockchains can be instruments of social good, and when to cope with FOMO through mindfulness

Zora19 Nov 2021

Safeguarding the Movement

Wallet security means sharpening our senses

Zora18 Nov 2021

Reggaenomics and the Case for a Public Ledger

ZORA's own Dai Hovey traces the byzantine histories of sampling and copyright to argue for an open and permissionless ecosystem in which creators can thrive

Dai Hovey16 Nov 2021

Allow Me to EMBED

A toolkit for exhibiting your NFTs anywhere on the internet

Zora12 Nov 2021

FWB x ZORA Party: A Succinct Tell-All

Ushering in NFT.NYC's slew of events, a humble recounting of last week's superb meeting-of-the-minds

Zora09 Nov 2021

The Stories in the Machine

Chief Storyteller and CEO of Untitled Frontier, Simon de la Rouviere, revisits his Ethereum-embedded story from 2015, and ponders how current narratives written on-chain could prescribe the future

Simon de la Rouviere09 Nov 2021

Geography and Paradise: Karl Phenom's Relaxation Gardens

Known for emulating the grit and grime of the basement club in his "punkisnotdead" series, Karl Phenom now lures us into the serenity of his Ibiza-inspired virtual gardens

Zora08 Nov 2021

Take a Ride on the Blkchain

Sian Morson of The Blkchain on championing crypto education, ensuring BIPOC don't lose out on venture capital, and building the largest collection of Black digital art

Zora05 Nov 2021

Cup of NFT: The 'It' Newsletter

Elle and Gian Ferrer on being tired of a Western-dominated NFT narrative, and embarking on their own newsletter covering artists in Southeast Asia, Play-to-Earn, and enabling global citizens to Web3

Zora03 Nov 2021

House of Fine Art Launches hofa.io - A Metaverse Gallery of NFT Excellence

ZORA speaks with HOFA co-founders on reimagining NFTs within the blue-chip, the value of curation, and why competition is a good thing.

Zora19 Oct 2021

The Many Multitudes of Niall Ashley

The Bristol-born, London-based painter and performance artist speaks on translating video into painting, getting away with abstraction, and not being afraid to politicize the NFT revolution

Zora05 Oct 2021

NiftyTable on Data Analysis and Why Decentralization Matters

“Data definitely has a limit in the value that it provides. The rest is filled by human imagination and effort.”

Zora24 Sep 2021

Sirsu on The Well and Building a Cultural Index On-Chain

“The Well is kind of like my love letter to humanity.”

Zora23 Sep 2021

Manifold on Smart Contracts and Creative Sovereignty

Eric Diep explains how Web3 enables true authenticity

Zora21 Sep 2021

VerticalCrypto Art on Residency Program Auction

"Creators should be empowered to own their own finances, to know how to market themselves, to not always have to be represented by somebody else."

Zora15 Sep 2021

The First Female Rapper on Blockchain now Leading Artists

ZORA’s new Community Lead, LATASHÁ

Helen Brown07 Sep 2021

Speculation is a Superpower

And with great power comes great responsibility

Jacob06 Sep 2021

Worldbuilding with FWB

"We're interested in how the digital can integrate into IRL, and amplify and strengthen our existing human connections."

Zora03 Sep 2021

The PFZ Stack: PartyBid-Fractional-Zora

How PartyBid, Fractional Art, and ZORA Auction House fit together, and why these projects are an important stack in the fractional NFT and DAO spaces

nnnnicholas01 Sep 2021

Reflections on the First-Ever PartyBid

How one party changed it all

Lily Nguyen28 Aug 2021

JPG Co-founder Sam Spike on Curation, Cultural Value, and Permissionless Participation

How to build a thriving cultural landscape on the blockchain

Zora27 Aug 2021

H+ and Bright Moments Gallery in Los Angeles Pioneer NFTs IRL

Founder Hannah Stouffer collaborates with curator Chanel Verdult for NFT live auction

Zora26 Aug 2021

How to create your own NFT Auction House using ZORA

A repo to bootstrap your own permissionless auction house with the ZORA protocol

Zora25 Aug 2021

Holly Herndon for One for All

Holly Herndon on launching Holly+, longevity in art, and the wild west of NFTs

Zora17 Aug 2021

Why Create Your Own Marketplace?

Freedom to display and sell your work outside of the dominant format of endless thumbnail feeds should be a given

Zora15 Aug 2021

Metaverse Glossary

Everything you need to know about Metaverse jargon

Zora13 Aug 2021

PartyDAO on Building and Launching PartyBid

Giving communities the power to bid

Cooper Turley12 Aug 2021

Catalog Seeks to Revolutionize the Music Industry

Catalog’s mission is being an artist-focused platform that is both sustainable and community-oriented

The Cadence11 Aug 2021

Felt Zine on DAOs, ZORA, and Creating Together

A case study of DAOs, IRL and URL

Keziah Owusu10 Aug 2021

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