New York, NY, May 22, 2023, Chainwire
Chen Man edition of LiveArt in partnership with iv Gallery, a Web3 pioneer with $60M art NFT sales to date
World-renowned photographer Chen Man photographs Grimes on May 24th at 3pm UTC in the iconic NFT series “Silent Noise: Episode 01” live art, the global Web3 art and culture platform, was founded by Sotheby’s and Christie’s art market veterans, and is backed by Binance Labs and Animoca Brands.This series is only available on https://chenman.liveart.xyz.
Chen Man, named contemporary photographer and visual artist by the New York Times “Annie Leibovitz of China” Created a unique visual language that revolutionized fashion photography in China. Over the years, Chen Man has continuously cooperated with the world’s top magazines, including Vogue, Elle, Harper’s Bazaar, iD, Muse, etc. Chen Man’s works are in the permanent collections of the Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) in London and the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco. Chen Man’s works are collected by many well-known collectors, and prints sell for as much as $25,000. In April 2011, Chen Man held a solo exhibition at Beijing Today Art Museum, and then held a solo exhibition at Shanghai Museum of Contemporary Art. Chen Man’s muses include Rihanna, Miranda Kerr, David Beckham and Grimes. Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Dior and other major fashion brands have cooperated with Chen Man.
Chen Man has transcended the fashion world to become an influential contemporary artist. She combines the legacy of fashion photography with our contemporary digital reality to create sublime images that change our perceptions of beauty, fashion and identity.
LiveArt is introducing Chen Man to a global Web3 audience with its multi-chapter “Silent Noise” NFT series of highly collectible artwork, themed on the future of humans and AI, details available on LiveArt at https://chenman.liveart.xyz.
For the Genesis digital series, which will be released on LiveArt on May 24th, Chen Man chose an iconic photo shoot with Grimes titled “The Last Artificial Intelligence Robot on Earth”, taken at the birth of Grimes X AE A-Xii the day before. Both Grimes and Chen Man are passionate about artificial intelligence, its origins and possibilities. This shared passion fuels the underlying theme of Man Chen’s Genesis Web3 project, a multi-chapter experience that delves into the imagination of one of the most important artists of the 21st century.
“This NFT series has allowed me to experiment more with photography. I can impose my artistic vision on the genre more freely, pushing the limits of photography without any restrictions. Photography is a fantasy, it allows people to Dreams, which allow artists to create new worlds. In the process of creating new worlds, we change our perception of ourselves,” said Chen Man.
“Just as Beeple blazed a trail for digital illustrators in the Web3 art world, Chen Man is doing the same for photographers looking to build a base of digital collectors in Web3,” said Vincent Harrison of iv Gallery ( Vincent Harrison) said.
Man Chen’s mission is to create an interactive, safe, inclusive and engaging experience for her audience to join her on this journey of discovery and adventure. Each Silent Noise drop will have multiple chances to be rewarded with $ART tokens, a unique 1/1 piece, and even a chance to take a photo with Chen Man. As always, LiveArt will offer additional rewards to its X Cardholders.
A few lucky collectors will have the chance to be immortalized in the second chapter of this epic journey, “Memory Bricks.” With the rapid development of artificial intelligence, human memory faces the risk of being manipulated, tampered with, distorted or even obliterated. “Memory Bricks” will combine physical/digital art and social commentary as a museum exhibition, based on recording and storing the last biological memories.
“It’s one of the most innovative, complete and well thought out projects we’ve ever seen – plus it’s rockets, artificial intelligence and tech royalty Musk. The buzz is off the charts and I think grabbing a Very difficult,” said LiveArt CEO Boris Pevzner.
“Silent Noise: Episode 01” will be available as a limited edition of 500 NFTs at $100 each to create an affordable and attractive entry level into the Chen Man universe.It will be available exclusively on LiveArt, accessible at https://chenman.liveart.xyz.
Founded by art market veterans from Sotheby’s and Christie’s, with support from Binance Labs and Animoca Brands, live art is a global Web3 art and culture platform. LiveArt combines artificial intelligence and blockchain with deep knowledge of the art market to bring an exclusive Web3 collection experience to a global audience. LiveArt’s $ART utility token powers the LiveArt Protocol, which creates value for the LiveArt ecosystem through membership and loyalty programs for the LiveArt community and its partners.