Grimes Auctions Off Digital Collection Of Artworks For $7.6 Million

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.

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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.

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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.

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Grimes previously opened up about her recent battle with COVID-19. 

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