The latest artwork from NFT artist Beeple sold for an astonishing $29m at a Christie’s auction last night.
The artwork features a “lone astronaut, forever striding through the wastes of a vaguely familiar world” and is capable of changing its visuals based on the time of day and other random factors.
A huge congratulations to .@Beeple whose “Human One” artwork sold at the Christie’s 21st Century Evening Sale for $28.9M USD.
Another huge moment for NFTs and for the culture we are all trying to build within the traditional art world. Keep going my friends! pic.twitter.com/PcCoGMpYuQ
— Farokh.eth (@farokh) November 10, 2021
The accompanying NFT also features a similar aesthetic of an astronaut walking through a futuristic environment seemingly set in space.
He also thanked his followers for their appreciation of the artwork, sayin:g “Thank you so much to everyone for all of the kind words on this piece.”
He also sold ‘OCEAN FRONT‘ for $6m to Tron founder Justin Sun, with the proceeds from the sale donated to charity.
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