A portfolio is a collection of artistic works that serves to showcase an artist's skills, style, and creativity. It acts as an artistic business card, allowing potential clients, art galleries, artistic agencies, and other audiences to explore our creations and evaluate our abilities. A portfolio is an essential tool for artists looking to build their reputation and find new career opportunities. In today's technological advancements and internet-driven world, there are numerous online platforms that facilitate the presentation of portfolios and reaching a broader audience. Examples of such platforms include ArtStation and Behance. These dedicated artist platforms enable easy sharing of artwork, creating professional portfolios, and networking with other artists, clients, and galleries. In today's competitive art world, having a solid portfolio is crucial for every artist. Therefore, on the Mateico platform, artists will also have the opportunity to create their portfolios. A portfolio serves as an artist's calling card and forms the foundation for presenting their work to potential clients, art galleries, artistic agencies, and participants in competitions and exhibitions. Creating and developing a portfolio is a time-consuming and engaging process, but it can be incredibly satisfying and lead to exciting artistic career prospects. In this article, we will discuss the key
Art from ancient times has been a medium for artistic expression and communication. Artists strive to reach as wide an audience as possible to share their works and convey their message. Thanks to the development of social media, this goal has become easier to achieve. Platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter enable artists to present their creativity to a vast audience worldwide. In this article, we will explore how social media impacts artists' reach to a broader audience, the benefits and challenges associated with this phenomenon, and introduce the usefulness that will be available on the Mateico platform - namely, the WALL. The Development of Social Media and Art Social media has contributed to a revolution in social and cultural communication. With their development, the way artists present their works and communicate with the audience has changed. Traditionally, artists had to rely on art galleries, exhibitions, festivals, or traditional media such as television and print to reach a wider audience. These traditional means of communication were often geographically limited and required financial investment. With the emergence of social media, artists have gained tools that allow them to directly present their creativity to the audience. The ability to create a profile on Instagram,
The past year has been full of challenges, new experiences, and lessons that have made us stronger. The beginning of our journey was not kind to us. First, the COVID-19 pandemic wreaked havoc on economies around the world, then the war among our Ukrainian brothers and the uncertainty in the region caused by Russia. We all lived (and still live) in fear and apprehension, wondering how it will all end. Along the way, there was the situation with LUNA, followed by FTX. It was difficult to garner interest among the community and investment funds, which withdrew from the market and were not as eager to invest as they were before due to the aforementioned situations. As you probably know, the launchpad that took place in September was not successful, which complicated our plans for development and listing. Our work slowed down, and activity decreased as we weathered this challenging time and stayed in the game
Hello, Mates! The last day of Q2 has passed and, as you may know, we have not yet launched the pre-sale. There were several factors that contributed to this. However, in the end I decided to delay the pre-sale due to the market situation. Work on the first utility on the mateico.io platform started some time ago and is at an advanced stage. The first service will be available sooner than we expected.