NFTs: The future of digital art?

16 September 2022 - 15:00

Vijay Patel Building, Lecture Theatre 4.05, De Montfort Uni

Event duration: 60 minutes 


Grabbing the attention of celebrities and billionaires, Non-Fungible Tokens, or NFTs have been in the news a lot recently. They are a new form of digital currency represented by virtual artwork. 

As they move further into the mainstream there is growing concern over their potential impacts on digital privacy, the environment, and cyber security. But how much of this is just hype? 

Join our panel of experts including Nick Lambert and Sean Clark from the Computer Arts Society, Irini Papadimtriou from FutureEverything, and Alex Estorick of Right Click Save, as they explore all these questions and more, as well as imagining the impact and influence they might have on digital art.

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