Artists of different ages and from all over the globe has taken over the crypto art scene. Since March 2021, more than 509,000 NFT art pieces have been sold, totaling to more than $85 million in sales. It was a significant event.
Do you want to buy some NFT art but do not know where to begin? We have rolled out a list of artists that have ranked high by total NFT sales value. Async Art, Foundation, KnownOrigin, MakersPlace, SuperRare, and Nifty Gateway are among the digital platforms from which the information was gathered. We have also taken into account information from key NFT media companies like NFT Now. While the data is continuously changing, we have put up a list of the top 20 NFT artists right now for your convenience.
This teen artist has been spearheading the NFT Renaissance. The 18-year old digital artist is a pop surrealist who has swept the world of crypto and NFTs. With over 50,000 Twitter and Instagram followers, the teenage artist has sold a total of over 3,103 NFT piece worth an average of $5,812.16 apiece.
Trevor Jones, a Canadian-born Scottish artist, is “totally captivated” by the art-tech relationship. Before moving on to augmented reality and QR codes, the visual artist worked on canvas. Jones was captivated by the power of crypto systems and its connection with art after purchasing his first Bitcoin back in 2017. Jones has cooperated with some of the most well-known personalities in NFT, selling a total of 5,284 artworks for an average of $3,409.65.
After that one historic auction with Christie’s auction house, Mike Winkelmann, who goes by ”Beeple,” is this year’s best-selling NFT artist to date. His one piece titled “Everydays: The First 5000 Days,” which sold for more than $69 million, was partly responsible for more mainstream media attention of NFT sales. This was also the very first time that a prestigious auction house sold crypto artworks and accepted Bitcoin as payment.