The Role of Blockchain Technology in the Art World

April 12, 2018
Herrick, Feinstein LLP

2 Park Avenue

New York, NY

The Art Newspaper and Herrick's Art Law Group hosted the first event in our 2018 Art Business panel series. The discussion focused on applications and potential applications of blockchain technology in the art world. These extend beyond payment methods like Bitcoin to important issues like ownership, provenance, authenticity and licensing. The panel addressed implications for the art market and related legal issues.

Moderated by: Sarah Hanson, Art Market Editor, The Art Newspaper
Panelists:

  • Nicole Bouchard, Director of I.T., Crozier Fine Art
  • Zachary Kaplan, Executive Director, Rhizome
  • Frank Lord, Partner, Herrick, Feinstein LLP
  • Judith Pearson, President and CEO of Nomadx Solutions and co-founder of ARIS Title Insurance