Photojournalist, storm chaser and portrait photographer capturing dynamic moments – @LeslieASpurlock
Leslie has been a photojournalist and creative portrait photographer and storm chaser over the last 30 years. She has been to Haiti six times and covered numerous protests in the US. She photographed weddings for 14 years, utilizing her photojournalism background to tell the story in her pictures.
Creative entrepreneur exploring identity, self-expression, and personal power – @SakkiSakkiArt
Monicka Clio Sakki, a creative entrepreneur, came into the Web3/NFT space with a reawakening of a forgotten promise to have another kind of experience with an artist identity.
Multifaceted artist inspired by words -@Lem_ny
Lemny Perez, a queer Latina from Harlem, NY, creates art that draws on her feelings. She is a trained clinical psychologist and uses that knowledge to inform her work.
Autistic 7-year-old who lives and breathes abstract art – @Cayden_and_Nico
Nico is the father of 7-year-old autistic, abstract painter Cayden. They are from Johannesburg, South Africa, and have been part of the NFT ecosystem since April 2022.
Multidisciplinary visual artist playing with colors and textures to create meaningful art -@MarielaDiNardo
Venezuelan, multidisciplinary artist that has been a graphic designer, web designer and artist for 25 years. She got into the NFT space in April 2021, and started WomenVerse in September 2021. WomenVerse was in response to a tweet that said there were only 10 women in the NFT space. It was in direct response to the bro culture that was quite prevalent in 2021. She wanted to create a space that would support women artists, and give them a safe place to discuss their art and to support each other.
Chilean multidisciplinary artist who starts her process with a concept -@LaylaPizarro
Chilean visual artist living in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She is also the co-host for Spanish podcast Arte y Labia. Her journey into NFTs started in March 2021.
Drone photographer and travel enthusiast -@ClaireUjma
Primary school teacher by day, Drone pilot/photographer by weekend.
Multidisciplinary artist inspired by the conscious mind and rainbows -@JenPanepinto
Jen Panepinto is a professional graphic designer, a photographer and now an AI artist. She has been a graphic designer for about 20 years, and got into NFTs in 2021.
Abstract artist creating unique portraits that portray the digital identities of Web3 -@Hemilylan
Hemily is located in Taipei, Taiwan and started her journey into NFTs during the pandemic. She has always made art, but never as a means of making money. She was working at an Art Museum pre-pandemic, and it gave her an appreciation for how the art world works. She heard about NFTs because of the huge Beeple sale, and it piqued her interest to dig a little deeper and learn what the heck was going on.
Photographer and GAN artist deconstructing and restructuring each image to make unique art -@Chazz_Gold
Photographer and GAN artist creating futuristic worlds by combining the two mediums. Chazz has been clean and sober for 8 years, and is also a recovery counselor. He minted his first NFT on Tezos in February 2021. GAN stands for generative adversarial network, which is the original AI code working in datasets. He said that he uses AI as a tool, and that his images always start with a photo. He gets inspiration from waking up everyday. He had a near-death experience 13 years ago. Once he healed