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Open Letter to the Community by Justin Sun: Successfully won the bid for Beeple’s NFT artwork “OCEAN FRONT” with $6 million
I am proud to announce that I have successfully won the bid for Beeple’s NFT artwork “OCEAN FRONT” at $6 MIL. All the auction proceeds will go to the Open Earth Foundation to combat the existential risk of climate change.
“OCEAN FRONT” expresses Beeple’s concerns on global climate change and it has a profound message of the need for environmental protection. There is no doubt that this will be one of the most iconic NFT in the entire industry. The interest and bidding for this artwork is not only the development in art trends but also a strategic manifestation of TRON’s comprehensive entry into the NFT industry.
Mike Winkelmann, better known as Beeple, is the most valuable pioneer artist in the sphere of NFT artworks. According to the recent data, Beeple is at the top of the current NFT market sales list. The total value of his NFTs is close to $100 million.
Beeple can be said to be the Da Vinci in the field of digital art, who now ranks as one of the most valuable living artists alive after becoming the most commercially successful NFT artist. He addresses climate issues by framing the environment as fighting against mankind in its work, “OCEAN FRONT” is an artwork he specially created to raise the issue of global climate change — the current core issue of mankind. It combines both artistic value and humanistic value. Beeple tweeted after the end of the auction: “Massive congrats to Justin Sun! Six Million dollars for climate change. THIS is what we need to enact real meaningful change … to work TOGETHER instead of fighting one another. We CAN do this, we WILL do this.”
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