Hughes, who is most famous for his “reverspective” pieces, specializes in optical and visual illusions, the science of perception and the nature of artistic representation. In the initial drop, fans will be able to purchase two of his classic works exclusively through the VeVe app.
“Patrick Hughes is one of the most influential artists of this generation and we believe our dedicated community of collectors will love displaying his famed optical illusion pieces as digital works of art in their virtual showrooms,” says David Yu, co-founder of VeVe. “We believe VeVe is a wonderful way for artists to gain exposure to new audiences and memorialize their works digitally forever.”
The collectibles part of the Patrick Hughes Series 1 include:
- Contemplating Venice
- Crate Expectations
Through the VeVe platform, fans can showcase their digital collectionsin the app’s virtual showrooms as epic 3D dioramas, as well as virtually visit, comment on and like showrooms from other collectors. VeVe also offers an augmented reality photo mode that allows collectors to interact with every digital collectible in 3D, as well as share their collectibles through VeVe’s in-app social feed or on external social platforms.
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