Painting or NFT, "which is better?"



British artist Damien Hirst has conducted a fiery experiment aimed at measuring the value of digital art versus physical art. As CBS News’ Ian Lee found out, no easy answers emerged from the smoke and ashes.

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12 thoughts on “Painting or NFT, "which is better?"

  • October 17, 2022 at 6:31 pm
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    Only 32 comments. Quiet crowd. The art and performance is . . . "I don't know?"

  • October 17, 2022 at 6:31 pm
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    IT'S GARBAGE splattered dots of paint on paper is NOT ART or "a painting". NYFs are for suckers with no talent or any clue about what art is, it's not in the eye of the beholder. That's just another stupid saying. It stands the test of time. This is a phase/trend.

  • October 17, 2022 at 6:31 pm
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    I enjoy the thought experiment and so I like the idea behind it. But also lets be honest, modern art today is more about marketting and selling whatever it is you made than actually making it.
    I definitely agree that the idea itself is at the core of the art, but I HATE that this stuff has become just another money making industry, and often even a safe haven for money laundering.
    Banksy is right about it too, and he was probably pretty angry the shredder didnt end up making the artwork worthless, but instead even more expensive.
    Art is great, its that the industry STINKS.
    And NFT's, though I appreciate the rights of digital artists, I dont think NFT's are an answer, just a capitalistic anti artist idea.
    Burning his art is art, but I dont think his NFT really does alot and now he doesnt have a physical original of his own work.

  • October 17, 2022 at 6:31 pm
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    It's subjective. I find some paintings beautiful. I find some NFTs beautiful. Point being, digital art can now be worshipped for it's uniqueness.

  • October 17, 2022 at 6:31 pm
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    After losing so much to stock market, One best investment decision I ever made afterwards was investing in financial markets. Which has earned me $34,970 profit every 14days lately. Trust me guys it pays a lot.

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