Charity NFT artwork by Derry Ainsworth for Design Trust Gala 2021 raises HK$130,000
Updated: Aug 15
Digital artwork & NFT charity auction by Derry Ainsworth for the 2021 Design Trust Gala sponsored by Prada. 'COLLECTED MEMORIES 003' raised $130,000 HKD for art and design initiatives in Hong Kong. The Ocean Park Marriott hotel housed 300 of Hong Kong’s most design-savvy individuals for an evening of fashion and art for a great cause on December 16.
About the Artwork
COLLECTED MEMORIES 003 by Derry Ainsworth
Dimensions: 6614 x 8268 pixels
Medium: Non-fungible token (jpg)
Minted on 8 October 2021
This work is unique
Estimate: HK$ 100,000 - 150,000 SOLD FOR: $130,000 HKD
Collected Memories 003 by Derry Ainsworth is a graphic collage of photographs taken over the last seven years encompassing the rich diversity of Hong Kong culture. Part of an ongoing global art series, Collected Memories 003 is a celebration of Hong Kong and captures the disappearing visual culture of the city.
About Derry Ainsworth
Hong Kong-based British artist Derry Ainsworth (b.1991) is a celebrated multidisciplinary artist famed for his unique perspective of Asian culture, Ainsworth's new digital art series Collected Memories has received world recognition by institutions and art collectors internationally. Derry Ainsworth was named the one of the best photographers in Hong Kong by Time Out in 2021.
Artwork fully donated by Derry Ainsworth.
About Design Trust Design Trust was established in 2014 by Hong Kong Ambassadors of Design, a registered charity in Hong Kong since 2007, as a grant funding platform. Design Trust supports creative projects that develop expertise, build research initiatives and content related to Hong Kong and the Greater Pearl River Delta Region. Working across a multiplicity of design disciplines from graphics, media, architecture to the built environment, Design Trust aims to actively accelerate creative research, design and development of meaningful projects that advocate for the positive role of design.