MakersPlace fine art digital marketplace announces Phygital’s newest, never-before-seen collection – Tupac Shakur’s 2Pacalypse, 92: 17 shots. This exclusive NFT collection features photos of Tupac Shakur’s 1992 performance at Prince’s Glam Slam. The Lawrence “Loupy D” Dotson collection is available for purchase on MakersPlace.
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Lawrence “Loupy D” Dotson is a former managing editor at Kronick Magazine who captured some of the biggest names in hip-hop during the genre’s “golden age”. Loupy D’s portraits of rap legend Tupac show the artist’s captivating stage presence and evolution into a solo artist. The photos will also appear on the upcoming FX Networks show.Dear Mama: The Saga of Afeni and Tupac Shakur.“
In addition to owning the NFT, each holder also receives the original negative of the image, providing collectors with a tangible piece of hip-hop history. Loupy D recalled Tupac’s performance at Prince’s Glam Slam, saying:He wasn’t just a rapper, he was an artist. He had a theatrical background. Tupac knew he had to engage the audience.“
The NFT collection is available for purchase on the official drop page. This is a unique opportunity for hip-hop fans and collectors to own a piece of history and explore the intersection of physical and digital art. Don’t miss the chance to get a glimpse into the rise of one of the most popular and influential artists of all time!
MakersPlace is a leading NFT digital art marketplace launched in 2018. It leverages blockchain technology to ensure authenticity and ownership of original digital artworks for creators and collectors. As the first NFT marketplace to accept cryptocurrency (ETH) and non-crypto (USD) payments, MakersPlace has attracted a wide audience.
The platform plays an important role in popularizing digital art and NFTs. It’s also where the historic Beeple’s Everydays: The First 5000 Days sold for $69.3 million. Moreover, this collection was in partnership with auction house Christie’s, setting the record for the highest price ever paid for any digital artwork. The goal of MakersPlace is to enable a vibrant future for digital creativity.