Episodes

October 19, 2021

Every Punk Has a Story: GFunk and the PUNKS Comic

Kevin chats with GFunk , founder of Pixel Vault , about the roots of the PUNKS Comic , the project's Tokenomics, the benefits of burning vs. staking, and what the roadmap has planned for the future. SELECTED LINKS FROM THE EP...

October 14, 2021

Artist Spotlight: Divergence and the Art of On-Chain Artwork NFTs

Kevin is joined by Harri and Arran, aka Divergence , the team that brought you Brotchain -- generative NFT art with bitmaps generated from the Mandelbrot and related Mandelbar , Multibrot , and Burning Ship fractals and rende...

October 12, 2021

The Woodies PFP and a Guide to HEN Collecting with Chris Wallace

Chris Wallace joins Kevin to discuss the Woodies PFP roadmap, including outdoor apparel, potential TV licensing, and the 960,000 trees planted with a portion of the proceeds from the NFT minting. They also cover UltraDAO , DA...

October 07, 2021

Artist Spotlight: ZENFT Garden Society

Creators 8ncient Gardener and Eternal Caretaker join Kevin to chat about ZENFT Garden Society , their 8,888 unique procedurally generated 3D bonsai trees. They discuss their influential time spent in Tokyo, the unconventional...

October 05, 2021

Play-to-Earn Gaming with Yield Guild Games

Yield Guild Games is the DAO that invests in virtual world and blockchain games. Co-founder Gabby Dizon joins Kevin to discuss YGG's origins in the Axie Infinity "scholarship" program, governance mechanics in the DAO, and up-...

September 30, 2021

MoonCat's Path from Abandaned NFT Project to Sotheby's Auction House

Kevin is joined by David and Anna from ponderware , the developers of historical NFT sensation MoonCats. Here, they discuss how the project was revived from relative obscurity and propelled into the stratosphere of collectibl...

September 28, 2021

Artist Spotlight: Pindar Van Arman and His AI Canvas Painting Robots

Pindar Van Arman joins Kevin to discuss his AI process, including the introduction of feedback loops. He touches on his feeling around imposter syndrome in the digital AI world and early influences from the earlier "digital art brat pack."

September 24, 2021

PROOF Consensus — Keeping NFT assets safe, Front-running OpenSea Insider Information, LOOT, Tezzards, and more.

Join Kevin and DCInvestor for our bi-weekly NFT and crypto news show.

September 17, 2021

Rise of AI-Generated Art: August Rosedale of Mirage Gallery

Kevin chats with August Rosedale , the owner of Mirage Gallery , and the fictional AI-generated personas "Alejandro" and "Taylor," who create crypto-native evolving art. August discusses using OpenAI to create art as well as ...

September 15, 2021

Artist Spotlight: Sarah Zucker, The Sarah Show

Kevin chats with Sarah Zucker (aka @thesarahshow) about how she creates her unique voice in the art world. Here, they discuss the art of "quality degradation," the current glitch art community, platform loyalty, and the importance of NFT authenticity validation.

September 10, 2021

Artist Spotlight: Ringers with Dmitri Cherniak

Artist Spotlight: Ringers with Dmitri Cherniak Kevin interviews Dmitri Cherniak , creator of the Ringers project. The Ringers series comprises 1,000 generative art NFTs made up of automatically generated "strings and pegs." D...

September 07, 2021

Collector Spotlight: Chris, Flamingo DAO member

"Chris" from Flamingo DAO breaks down his thesis on why long-term holding is the key to value accrual. They also cover the historical importance of key NFTs.

September 03, 2021

Nouns DAO with Punk 4156

Kevin chats with 4156 about his new project 'Nouns DAO'. Nouns are an experimental attempt to improve the formation of on-chain avatar communities.

September 02, 2021

Artist Spotlight: Twin Flames with Justin Aversano

Kevin interviews Justin Aversano, artist advocate and creator of the Twin Flames photography NFT series.

August 31, 2021

Early Generative Art Project: 'CryptoArte' with Sebastian Brocher

Sebastian Brocher talks to Kevin about his early ethereum generative art project, CryptoArte. According to minting dates on the blockchain, this is the second generative art project known to exist on ethereum. In this episode...

August 25, 2021

SuperRare: Curated NFT Marketplace and the Game-Changing $RARE Governance Token

John Crain, CEO of SuperRare, chats with Kevin about the platform's community, open and curated marketplace, lost AI artwork, NFT fractionalization, open-editions, and the game-changing $Rare governance token announcement. BI...

August 10, 2021

DEAFBEEF and the Craft of Generative Art

Generative audiovisual artist DEAFBEEF joins Kevin to discuss how a childhood love of computer programming and the need to stay busy during the pandemic gave rise to his unique creative vision. DEAFBEEF addresses how the comm...

June 29, 2021

Tyler Hobbs - Designing NFT Generative Art with a Traditional Touch

Pioneering generative artist Tyler Hobbs talks to Kevin about his history, how he mixes his hand drawings with algorithms, the tools he uses, the rare attributes his collectors are excited about, and the other NFT artists he ...

June 15, 2021

Universe & xyzDAO - Building a Sustainable NFT Ecosystem with Tyler Ward

Tyler Ward joins Kevin to discuss the Universe Protocol and its xyzDAO , which seek to design an NFT "system that doesn’t live off the backs of artists and creates a sustainable ecosystem for artists and fans alike." Full sho...

May 18, 2021

Flamingo DAO - What You Should Know About Decentralized Autonomous Organizations with Priyanka Desai and Aaron Wright

Kevin sits down with fellow Flamingo DAO collaborators Priyanka Desai and Aaron Wright to discuss favorite NFT projects, what DAOs (decentralized autonomous organizations) are, how they operate, and how you can get involved w...

May 05, 2021

VeeFriends - Gary Vaynerchuk's New NFT Project

Kevin sits down with Gary Vaynerchuk for an exclusive look at his new NFT project.

April 27, 2021

Art Blocks - Generative NFT Art with Erick Snowfro

Art Blocks mastermind Erick (aka Snowfro) joins Kevin to discuss the ins and outs of generative art, the innovations that make it so exciting and accessible, and why NFTs that can be recreated from their fingerprints on the blockchain are poised to be the most resilient art in human history.

April 13, 2021

The Sandbox - A New Blockchain Based Virtual Gaming World Built on NFTs with Sebastien Borget

The Sandbox's Sebastien Borget joins Kevin to discuss the practical use of blockchains and NFTs for securing digital property in virtual gaming worlds.

April 08, 2021

Cryptopunks - The NFTs That Started It All -- Their Origin Story and Future Plans.

NFT mania is in full swing, but where did it really start to gain momentum?