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Curated Conversations: diewiththemostlikes – SuperRare Journal

Mika Bar-On Nesher: How did you get began within the NFT Area?

Diewiththemostlikes: The identical method a dying outdated man eases his method right into a crockpot of tepid tub water set to maintain heat for the final decade, one inconsequential ounce of sagging pores and skin at a time. I’d been creating digital artwork for about 10 years and physicals for my entire life, so when a random web stranger with ambiguous intentions advised me I might probably promote cans of fuckable monster vitality, I used to be delighted. HIC ET NUNC, the OG Tezos platform, was a formative orgy of unchecked creativity to develop in and make some rattling good buddies. That’s the place that embraced the uncanny prose and odes to strip malls and hometowns we’d by no means depart first, endlessly grateful for that. 

MBON: Consumption is a significant theme in your work; how do you view the digital cycle in relation to America’s obsession with extra?

DWTML: There isn’t a lot distinction between the passive consumption, digestion, and sickening expulsion of flavorless digital content material and the devouring of a ketamine pile of goat knuckle from an Arby’s off of US31. We chew as a result of there’s nothing higher to do. We wade via a retention pond of celeb gossip and viral movies to keep away from fascinated with the quickly deteriorating fruit platter that will likely be served at our sparsely attended funeral. Extra is a needed distraction from embracing the truth that we’re the lips and buttholes of a technology.

MBON: Are you able to inform us about your course of when creating your digital work? What do you draw inspiration from?

DWTML: Primarily issues round me. I’m a author so all the things will get embellished, I’ll inherit the lifetime of remorse in a leisure automobile rusting in a entrance yard or the disappointment of a person unboxing a Fleshlight within the parking zone of an grownup bookstore. I take into consideration freshly paved asphalt quite a bit and the truth that most of our hometowns aren’t all that totally different.

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