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Discussion on: Web Monetization + NFT = ... ?

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Casey Herd

I love this idea and the discussion! Besides web monetization I think NFTs have incredible potential for the performing arts and Im looking forward to seeing where this will go. Thanks for diving into this Radhy!

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Radhy Author

Would love to see NFTs making real life improvement to performing arts too!

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Casey Herd

Ive been keeping a close eye on how other industries have been using them, particularly sports. It seems like there is a lot of development to do but it looks promising. Im strongly considering making a limited series of ballet art NFTs as a means of fundraising for Ballet Rising. Ive talked to several artists about it and everybody is pretty excited.

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Radhy Author

Pretty neat! Good luck on adopting NFT for Ballet Rising!

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Casey Herd

Thanks! It will be an interesting process getting artists to understand and adapt but there is a drive to expand into the digital world now so education will be fun! For my self as well!

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Victoria Coker

I agree with Casey I think performance arts can utilize NFTs in some cool ways and Im personally excited about that. I also saw someone in here using NFTs to license works. This is another way artist can leverage the NFT space. I saw you mentioned the Ballet concept. Maybe add tangible pieces to this as well. So the largest NFT could be auctioned for free Ballet lesson from a performer or chat.

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Casey Herd

Thanks @victoriac ! that s a great idea! Im toying around with a few basic concepts like that with the idea of starting off simple and slowly adopting some of the more cutting edge ways people are starting to use them as I become more educated and as the arts community gets more familiar. There is so much going on its impossible to keep track of everything.