#35 Icki- Artist, Thought leader, Bloom collective on Rocklaz Radio with Tanmay Shah

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The conversation covers a wide range of topics, including the artist’s background, digital art, NFTs, the art market, and the challenges faced by artists and art funds. The discussion delves into the process of creating art, the role of art funds, and the impact of NFTs on the art world. The conversation covers a wide range of topics related to art, NFTs, market valuation, artist collaboration, and personal insights. It delves into the world of digital art, the NFT market, and the challenges and opportunities for artists. The discussion also touches on the art scene in London, graffiti, and the influence of notable artists like Banksy and Bjork.In this episode of Rocklaz Radio, Tanmay Shah and Laura Grinbarga discuss books and podcasts they have read and listened to. They share their favorite podcasts, such as Akimbo and Freakonomics, and talk about the benefits of reading digitally and listening to audiobooks. They recommend books like The Artist’s Way, Big Magic, and The War of Art for creative inspiration. They also discuss the importance of finding the right time to read and making notes while reading. The conversation touches on spirituality in art and the impact of books like The Alchemist and Siddhartha. They also mention books on negotiation and personal development, such as Think and Grow Rich and The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. The conversation covered a wide range of topics, including book recommendations, favorite genres, and spiritual and philosophical discussions. Some of the recommended books include ‘Atomic Habits’ by James Clear, ‘The Warrior’s Apprentice’ by Lois McMaster Bujold, ‘The Silver Metal Lover’ by Tanith Lee, ‘Mahabharata’ and ‘Bhagavad Gita’ by Shri Shri Ravishankar, and ‘Business Sutras’ by Devdutt Patnayak. The conversation also touched on the importance of finding balance and substance in the content we consume.


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00:00 Navigating the NFT Market: Challenges and Opportunities for Artists
53:15 Market Valuation and Artist Collaboration in the Digital Art Space
55:34 Influence of Banksy and Bjork: Notable Artists in the Art Community
01:19:22 Understanding Compassion Fatigue and Cultural Sensitivity



• NFTs have revolutionized the art market, providing new opportunities for artists and collectors.
• The role of art funds in the NFT space and the challenges faced by artists in the digital art domain.
• The impact of NFTs on provenance, valuation models, and secondary sales in the art world.
• The process of creating art and the conceptual narratives behind the artwork.
• The tax implications and deductions related to art purchases and donations. Understanding the challenges and opportunities for artists in the NFT market
• Insights into the art scene in London and the world of graffiti
• The influence of notable artists like Banksy and Bjork on the art community
• The importance of market valuation and artist collaboration in the digital art space


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