Fast Company

THE CRYPTO PERIOD

BLOCKCHAIN PIONEERS ARE USHERING IN A NEW ERA FOR THE ART MARKET.

Leaders in humanitarian aid, finance, technology, and more have embraced the distributed ledger known as blockchain to bring transparency to their operations. The art world is experimenting with it as well, seeing the technology as a way to revolutionize how art is bought and sold, thwart fraud and tax evasion, and reduce friction during the auction process. Here are

You're reading a preview, sign up to read more.

More from Fast Company

Fast Company2 min read
“It’s Easy To Get Lost In The Weeds.”
CAL HENDERSON COFOUNDER AND CTO, SLACK I walk to work almost every day. I listen to audiobooks when I walk, at three-times speed, so a book every couple of days. Bad Blood [by John Carreyrou] is so good! It’s fun and terrifying and definitely makes
Fast Company2 min read
Hungry For Feedback
An online resource for recipes, restaurant reviews, and discussion threads on culinary minutiae (such as how to store sourdough starter or fresh galangal), Food52 has grown over the past decade to reach more than 13 million monthly visitors across pl
Fast Company5 min read
The Netflix Shuffle
Last summer, Netflix offered Hollywood something unexpected: a rare peek inside the highly secretive streaming service. The company rented out a huge L.A. sound-stage and invited each of the major talent agencies to come one by one and watch presenta