The hottest news and updates from the POAP ecosystem.
Blockworkscovered the launch of Bankless 2.0, which included a POAP drop. Bankless founder Ryan Sean Adams had this to say: “We used to manually email NFT claim links to our fans, but now they can claim Bankless POAPs in one click. We think superfan digital collectibles will be table stakes for creators ranging from Lex Friedman to Taylor Swift in a few years.” (Bankless tweet)
Sotheby's interviewed Pussy Riot's Nadya Tolokonnikova about their journey into crypto, which included this quote: “In many ways, Pussy Riot was an early DAO – a loose and leaderless organization with a singular mission, many members and equality of decision-making in its ethos,” she says. “Back then, the only reward we could offer for participation was jail time. Now we can offer an NFT or POAP or maybe inclusion in a Sotheby’s sale benefitting reproductive rights.” (Sotheby's tweet)
Vogue Singaporepreviewed Metaverse Fashion Week and mentioned the POAP they will be dropping at the event.
Billboardpublished a piece on artists and digital collectibles and highlighted a successful use case of the musician Annika Rose dropping POAPs.
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Tellie interviewed the artist and musician Felice LaZae about her latest album. LaZae discussed how she has incorporated Web3 tech, including POAPs and Tellie's no-code token-gating, into her projects (Tellie tweet).
Beeple dropped a POAP at the grand opening of Beeple Studios (tweet with video of exhibit).
Coinbase dropped a POAP at the "Coinbase Recharge Brunch" at SXSW.
Johnnie Walker is dropping four POAPs at SXSW, based on collector's flavor profiles: Smoky, SpicyFruity and Fresh (a tweet with video showing activation and Johnnie Walker tweet and tweet with more details).
Porsche is dropping POAPs at an immersive art exhibit at SXSW (Porsche tweet).
Hennessy teamed up with POAP Studio to drop a POAP commemorating the launch of the Web3 platform "H3NSY" (POAP Studio tweet on the partnership).
There was a POAP for attending the Rolling Loud music festival, which featured artists such as Travis Scott, Future, Kevin Gates, Soulja Boy, Lil Wayne, and many more. The POAP was distributed with an IYK disc and LoudPunx NFT holders registered for the event using Tokenproof.
Czech auto manufacturer Škoda dropped a POAP to commemorate International Women's Day.