We are excited to auction the world premiere of 3 unique NFTs by award-winning painter Jerome Lagarrigue. These unique digital images are Jerome’s first NFTs. They were created from original paintings from his series The Tipping Point presented in his solo exhibition at Lazarides Gallery in London in 2017. Paintings from The Tipping Point series are now in several major art collections around the world including the permanent collection of The Brooklyn Museum of Art.
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Jerome Lagarrigue is an award-winning artist based in Brooklyn, New York. Originally from Paris, he moved to the United States in 1992, and graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design. Lagarrigue’s masterful and evocative paintings have been exhibited in galleries and museums throughout the world. His work is in the permanent collection of major institutions including the Brooklyn Museum of Art. In 2017, Jerome’s solo exhibition in London, The Tipping Point, which included paintings depicting fictional riot zones was critically acclaimed. Equally sought after in the worlds fine art and popular culture, in 2010, Lagarrigue was one of a hundred artists to have been personally selected by Georges Lucas to participate on an exclusive project commemorating the original Star Wars Trilogy. Georges Lucas also subsequently purchased the original art for his personal collection. In 1998, the documentary Jerome Lagarrigue: portrait of an artist, directed by Richard Mothes and Anne-Laurence Bizeau, was selected for the sixth International Documentary Competition at the Centre Georges Pompidou in Paris.