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January 28, 2018, 11:10:30 PM
Last edit: February 12, 2018, 11:30:39 AM by flora_digitalis
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This is my second artwork I'm putting up for auction. You can read about my motivation in the completed auction thread of my first artwork "eidetic dawn" (https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=2353633)

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"Skin in the Game" 2018





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http://abload.de/img/skin_in_the_game_2018vlsmn.jpg
http://abload.de/img/skin_in_the_game_20182ds3h.jpg
http://abload.de/img/skin_in_the_game_201898sec.jpg

Oven-dried mandarin peel, gold paper fragments on fruit packaging cardboard segments; recycled scorched woodframe with glass, used crate planks. 29 x 29 cm.




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Starting bid: 0.001 BTC
Bid increments: 0.001 BTC

End time: Sunday, 11th of February 2018, 11:59:59 PM forum time; auction remains open for 15 minutes after the last bid even if this results in an extension of the end time.

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January 30, 2018, 10:45:57 PM
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Twelve days to go.

I'm happy to hear your comments, even if you don't like the artwork at all... Smiley

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January 30, 2018, 11:12:12 PM
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The art isn’t for me but I love the frame!
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January 31, 2018, 01:10:44 AM
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I can't see the photos for some reason, can you provide text links to them in the OP also?

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January 31, 2018, 05:40:52 AM
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No offence to you but this is a horse shit attempt at making BTC.  Even my kids could make something better than this, actually anyone out of pre school could chuck some peeled fruit and gold paper in a frame

I am commenting as an art buyer here and not as an awkward poster, fella please get someone to check your "art" before you post here- this post is wasting valuable internet space

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January 31, 2018, 12:53:06 PM
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The art isn’t for me but I love the frame!

Thanks for your comment.

The frame is actually part of the artwork. I intentionally burned it with a Bunsen burner (put on protective paint afterwards).

I can't see the photos for some reason, can you provide text links to them in the OP also?

http://abload.de/img/skin_in_the_game_2018eks3c.jpg
http://abload.de/img/skin_in_the_game_2018vlsmn.jpg
http://abload.de/img/skin_in_the_game_20182ds3h.jpg
http://abload.de/img/skin_in_the_game_201898sec.jpg

Added also to Op.

No offence to you but this is a horse shit attempt at making BTC.  Even my kids could make something better than this, actually anyone out of pre school could chuck some peeled fruit and gold paper in a frame

I am commenting as an art buyer here and not as an awkward poster, fella please get someone to check your "art" before you post here- this post is wasting valuable internet space

Love your comment. Great emotions! Keep it coming. +1 Merit for you.

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January 31, 2018, 01:10:42 PM
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The art isn’t for me but I love the frame!

Thanks for your comment.

The frame is actually part of the artwork. I intentionally burned it with a Bunsen burner (put on protective paint afterwards).

I can't see the photos for some reason, can you provide text links to them in the OP also?

http://abload.de/img/skin_in_the_game_2018eks3c.jpg
http://abload.de/img/skin_in_the_game_2018vlsmn.jpg
http://abload.de/img/skin_in_the_game_20182ds3h.jpg
http://abload.de/img/skin_in_the_game_201898sec.jpg

Added also to Op.

No offence to you but this is a horse shit attempt at making BTC.  Even my kids could make something better than this, actually anyone out of pre school could chuck some peeled fruit and gold paper in a frame

I am commenting as an art buyer here and not as an awkward poster, fella please get someone to check your "art" before you post here- this post is wasting valuable internet space

Love your comment. Great emotions! Keep it coming. +1 Merit for you.

You could have thrown some apple peels and potatoes in there too! Make it a nice veg fruit skin art mix worthy of the louvre  Shocked

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January 31, 2018, 06:12:28 PM
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You could have thrown some apple peels and potatoes in there too! Make it a nice veg fruit skin art mix worthy of the louvre  Shocked

Yes that's definitely worth considering... for this work I chose mandarin peels because of the color and the surface that more closely resembles animal/human skin. Smiley

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January 31, 2018, 06:17:22 PM
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I really don't care for it.  I am not sure what the game is. 
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January 31, 2018, 06:23:55 PM
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I really don't care for it.  I am not sure what the game is. 

Having "skin in the game" is an idiom used by parts of the financial community.

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January 31, 2018, 06:29:02 PM
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I really don't care for it.  I am not sure what the game is.  

Having "skin in the game" is an idiom used by parts of the financial community.

I might go get my feet done, save the skank foot skin shavings, glue them to a satori chip and try and sell it. If I did that it would still sell for more than this piece

Then go ahead and do it.

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Good luck with your sale Smiley
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I really don't care for it.  I am not sure what the game is.  

Having "skin in the game" is an idiom used by parts of the financial community.

I might go get my feet done, save the skank foot skin shavings, glue them to a satori chip and try and sell it. If I did that it would still sell for more than this piece

Then go ahead and do it.

I wouldn't do it as it is an insult to the collectors here... but again it is better than this piece as I have said..

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January 31, 2018, 06:48:24 PM
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Good luck with your sale Smiley

Thank you. Actually it is not really important for me if it sells or for what amount - as I have stated in my previous auction thread, the act of creating an artwork alone is enjoyable for me. And if it is able to evoke whatever kind of emotions when shared it's even better. Smiley

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January 31, 2018, 06:53:18 PM
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I really don't care for it.  I am not sure what the game is.  

Having "skin in the game" is an idiom used by parts of the financial community.

I might go get my feet done, save the skank foot skin shavings, glue them to a satori chip and try and sell it. If I did that it would still sell for more than this piece

Then go ahead and do it.

I wouldn't do it as it is an insult to the collectors here... but again it is better than this piece as I have said..

I think it's a great accomplishment of my artwork that you feel that the collectors here are insulted by offering it. Smiley

Edit: Updated the thread title to reflect this.

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January 31, 2018, 07:56:04 PM
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Thanks for the images, definitely an interesting piece that seems different from what you've normally done. 

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I like the name but this artwork is near my understanding limit of art....I tried to focus but all I see is this



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Frankly.....  This side looks the best.. In MY OPINION.. merit


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Frankly.....  This side looks the best.. In MY OPINION.. merit





Because of the x-men crest?? Me too
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