His journey as an artist has been influenced by his background in graphic design and a deep passion for digital painting and music production.
Through his exploration of NFT art, Artizan has found a new platform to express his creativity and connect with a supportive community of artists.
Artizan’s Journey Towards NFT Art
The spark of interest in NFTs ignited for Artizan on Rolling-kai. It is a vibrant community that fosters collaboration and growth among artists. It was there that Artizan had the opportunity to collaborate on various projects, including the renowned Landmarks by Rolling-kai.
Despite being initially skeptical about NFT art, Artizan found inspiration from the success and creativity of fellow artists within the web3 community. Therefore, this encourage him to dive into the world of NFT art and embrace its potential.
Delving into the Depths of the Human Psyche
Themes of darkness, psychology, and philosophy permeate Artizan’s artwork, delving into the depths of human behavior and emotions. By exploring his inner self and understanding his thoughts and emotions, Artizan is able to express himself authentically to the outside world.
Therefore, his art becomes a powerful medium through which he communicates his observations and reflections on the complexities of the human psyche.
“In my creative process, I start by exploring my inner self. By understanding my thoughts and emotions, I can then express myself authentically to the outside world without fear,” Artizan explained.
Among the artworks Artizan has created, his favorite NFT piece is “Avatria.” This genesis piece holds great significance in his artistic journey, embodying the essence of his growth and exploration as an artist.
Moreover, each element within this artwork tells a story. It represents a milestone on his path, making it a deeply personal and cherished creation.
Inspirations and Challenges
Artizan draws inspiration from various sources to fuel his creative vision. The dream painting “The World’s Wound” by Peter Birkhäuser captivates his attention with its intriguing composition.
Additionally, musical artists such as Boards of Canada, deadmau5, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Shook, and techno music as a whole have played a significant role in shaping Artizan’s artistic expression, infusing his creations with a unique sonic dimension.
Moreover, like many artists, Artizan has faced self-doubt and fear of failure throughout his career. To overcome these challenges, he believes in the meditative power of isolation, allowing himself to exist within his own bubble. By eliminating external distractions, one can focus on understanding himself and his true passions.
“Embracing your fears can be a powerful tool in this process, allowing you to use them to your advantage and grow personally,” Artizan added.
AswangTribe: Artizan’s Recommended NFT Community for Artists
For beginners looking to connect with other artists in the NFT art space, Artizan recommends AswangTribe as a supportive community.
AswangTribe not only provides a platform for artists to showcase their work but also offers a chance to collaborate and connect with like-minded individuals.
Besides that, through his involvement in AswangTribe, Artizan has been able to forge friendships and collaborate on projects that have expanded his artistic horizons.
“AswangTribe is a cool and supportive community for artists. They provide support and chance to connect with other artists. Being part of this community has allowed me to make friends and collaborate on projects like the Aswang Interactive and the Aswang Tribe Banner,” he added.
Celebrating Achievements and Setting Future Aspirations
Looking back on his journey as an NFT artist, Artizan takes pride in being a featured artist in the Aswang Tribe community.
His artwork, “The Start of Something Beautiful,” was exhibited at ArtFair PH, marking a significant achievement in his career.
“This artwork marks the conclusion of my vibrant and whimsical creations, I’m starting a new journey in my art where I will focus on creating dark and expressive pieces,” he explained.
Therefore, as he looks toward the future, Artizan aims to continue pushing the boundaries of his art, exploring darker and more expressive pieces.
Moreover, Artizan aspires to contribute to the growth of the local NFT art scene in the Philippines, sharing his unique perspective and inspiring fellow artists to take the leap into the world of NFT art.