Storj Institute's Bitbasel at Miami Art Week
The Storj Institute proudly sponsored BitBasel during the fabulous Miami Art Week on December 1st, 2022. This unforgettable event was an electric blend of creativity, technology, and innovation. From the mesmerizing world of NFT artists and dance to a thought-provoking panel on Web3 and Art, and concluding with the exciting Founders Live Pitch competition, BitBasel was truly where tech met artistry.
Highlights & Participant Information
Artist Activations spanning from noon to late afternoon, attendees witnessed a vibrant mix of digital and physical art showcases across various locations.
- Chelsea Chung gave an engaging insight into her work with Sacred Skulls.
- Jason Storey enthralled with a unique blend of physical and experience art, ranging from clothing to live dancer performances.
- Carlos Luna’s showcase was a testament to his artistic prowess.
- Jordan “Geographic” Freda added musical ambience with his DJ skills.
- Christine Lewis presented a fascinating blend of yoga and digital artistry combined with NFTs.
- Kellan David McLemore moved the audience with his purpose-driven creative expression.
Jason Storey returned later in the day to dazzle with his fashion-centric Dance Art production. Catch his contact info above!
Thought Leaders' Insights
Post the fashion-art-dance experience, followed remarks from event leaders
“Nexus of Art: Web3 and Diversity” A nuanced discussion moderated by Bridget Doran saw panelists Chelsea Chung, Lorine Pendleton, Katherine Johnson, and Jason Storey sharing their insights on the intertwining of art, technology, and diversity.
Special Guest Remarks
Johnny Helmberger, Carlos Lunas, Kevin Leffew, and Christine, “Yoga Boss” Lewis shared their thoughts, making for a truly enriching experience for the attendees.
Founders Live Pitch Competition
Hosted by the dynamic Sheena Johns, the competition spotlighted startups and founders who are reshaping the future. Participating startups included Fitty Labs, Hive, ClubSpace, and Over the Reality.
For our last feature, @mssheenamonique leads the @founders_live #pitchcompetition where the audience decides which of these startups wins:@TrapNWeb3 – @KnarleyNoso@cryptofitties – @TraderD65@hiveglobalmedia – @thebeedavies
ClubSpace – @mthatcarlos@OVRtheReality – @diego_DDT_ pic.twitter.com/OaJXJKpuIi
— Storj Institute (@storjinstitute) December 2, 2022
Katherine Johnson, Storj Institute Board President concluded the day with her poignant remarks on the importance of a diverse community of artists infused with Web3 inclusion.
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