or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bored Apes

Prologue: An Admission of Guilt

This is not the piece I wanted to write. This is not the piece I wanted you to see.

I wanted to write about how the Bored Ape Yacht Club (BAYC), and the many Profile Picture projects (PFP’s) it spawned, were the collective Trojan Horse that would wheedle Contemporary Art…

After a year of building and expanding, our team is moving forward with a grand vision for the future.

Community Ladder, Phase 2

The Community Ladder gets over $400,000 in $MOCA into the hands of the most active NFT communities and their members. Phase 1 entailed the distribution of 33,333 $MOCA among the top-10 most activated projects in M○C△’s Community Collection. On December 31st 2021, Phase 1 officially concluded — thank you to…

ROOMs are an important early puzzle piece of the metaverse that will bring a growing audience the grand aesthetic possibilities of architecture, and new social experiences around Crypto Art.

M○C△’s vision is to bring metaverse architects, designers, artists, and enthusiasts together to create worlds, museum wings, and exhibits of revolutionary style and scope. We want to challenge the very idea of “Architecture” just as we’ve challenged the concept of a “Museum.”

Within the next few months, we’ll take a…

M○C△is excited to introduce a monthly reward system focused on giving back to NFT communities and users who enthusiastically engage with the Museum’s ecosystem.

Activating NFTs on app.museumofcryptoart.com will reward communities! From now until December of 2022, we’ll be distributing 100,000 $MOCA tokens (roughly 1% of the total supply) to project treasuries, providing instant utility and rewards for their members. …

Museum Members can play a crucial role in democratizing not just the creation of art but the consumption of it.

The museum experience has traditionally been distant: a governing body or institution curates a collection of artworks based on its own, sometimes archaic, internal metrics (for instance, the prestigious French Salon once considered the Impressionists — Monet, Manet, Degas, Cezanne, etc. — puerile and unskilled), displays its works in some…

As the flow of history reshaped the world, this was reflected in the status and nature of museums. Museums are “a way to organize time and space…as times and spaces change, so do museum spaces.” (Steyerl, Duty Free Art) The challenges faced by museums, historically, are not necessarily relevant to…


Museum of Crypto Art (M○C△) is the premier destination for crypto art and innovative collaborations that ignite our collective imaginations

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