Grimes has sold her digital art collection for an impressive $7.6 million.
The 32-year-old Canadian star announced a last minute auction just a day before the artworks went on sale.
Dropping NFTs tomorrow at 2pm EST. enter the void pic.twitter.com/l9fNFUCheX
— ☘︎𝔊𝔯𝔦𝔪𝔢𝔰 (@Grimezsz) February 28, 2021
The musician and artist sold the collection as “non-fungible tokens” (NFTs). The tech is a special type of cryptographic token which allows buyers to purchase ownership digital goods such as images, animation and videos, with blockchain-managed ownership.
A total of 10 artworks were sold during the “WarNymph Collection Vol 1” auction.
The highest-selling piece was a video called “Death of the Old”, which featured flying cherubs.
The majority of sales came from works titled “Earth” and “Mars,” which each had thousands of copies available at around $9,400.
Grimes previously opened up about her recent battle with COVID-19.