Author: Cultural Places

The Best Christmas Gifts for Crypto Fans

What to get a crypto fan for Christmas? A Bored Ape NFT might be a bit too expensive – but there are a lot of great Christmas gifts that are quite affordable. We have some tips on how to please your favorite crypto-nerd!

5 Extraordinary Christmas Markets in Europe

Christmas is right around the corner! Has the Christmas spirit caught you yet, or are you feeling stressed buying last-minute gifts? You might have already visited a Christmas market in your hometown, so today we we’ll explore Europe’s most extraordinary Christmas markets. Take notes if you’re still on for a short getaway, and if not, you will hopefully feel festive after reading.

Is Blockchain the Future of Art?

We have already talked a lot about NFTs and NFT artists in detail here (check out last week’s post about women in NFTs and some great art projects they did), so today we’ll take a more general stance and delve a little bit into the topic if blockchain is the future of art.

Digital Ownership: Can NFTs Be Copied?

In this week’s #culturecryptomonday, we talk about digital ownership in the case of NFTs and what advantages they bring to the world of digital art. We also answer the questions of whether NFTs are truly resistant to copyright infringement and whether they really can’t be copied!

Our Favorite Audio Guides for Vienna Part II

As we have already taken you to some of our favorite places in part I of our favorite audio guides in Vienna, we want to continue our tour today and take you on the path of the history of music, legends of prostitutes and mistresses, and we will also reveal some more secrets the cobblestoned, narrow alleys have to tell you. Got curious? Here...

Herbert W. Franke – A Tribute to the Pioneer of the Metaverse

Herbert W. Franke, who passed away in the summer of 2022, was a pioneer from Austria in the fields of computer graphics and computer art and is considered by many to be a trailblazer of the metaverse. Let’s take a closer look at the life of this fascinating personality, who was also a physicist, science fiction writer, and spelunker.

Artists on Social Media & Co.

Are artists on social media successfully marketing themselves and their art, and how do they do it? What platforms and online marketplaces are there? And what are the advantages and disadvantages of social media presence?