Kaigani Turner is a digital media innovator with over 25 years of experience who has been active in the NFT space since 2017 and is a thought leader in defining #Media3 as the intersection between Web3 and Media & Entertainment. He is an Executive Producer of I'm New Here – a documentary film chronicling over 90 key artists and personalities in the NFT space. While at Sony Pictures Entertainment, he filed 3 patents related to blockchain & NFT technologies, after which he worked in Emerging Experiences and Product Content Innovation at Netflix where his projects included Love, Death and Robots and Martin Scorsese's The Irishman as well as the new Netflix Games Platform initiative, all while maintaining a focus on how to discover and promote Franchise IP on the service.
In 2021 he left Netflix to join the Web3 space full-time and is an advisor to multiple web3 companies including Doodles, National Lampoon and NFT42 (Avastars, VeeFriends, Sotheby's). He created MeebitsDAO and helped to launch a number of successful NFT projects (like Savage Droids, Boss Beauties, Super Geisha, and Lobby3).
Also a generative artist with multiple art 'drops' and collaborations on Art Blocks, his first Art Blocks collection went for auction at Sotheby's. He founded the artist incubator, mxtter.art, which helps accelerate the careers of artists around the world, showcasing up & coming artists from diverse communities and is host to collaborative, experimental and generative art collections.
May 30th, 2023 | 44 mins
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