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Is that for real? Group BURNS Banksy artwork to make its existence completely digital (VIDEO) – RT

A blockchain company physically destroyed a piece of art by graffiti icon Banksy – as they explained, to turn it into a virtual asset.

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Blockchain company Injective Protocol paid $95,000 for the art titled ‘Morons (White)’ – which features an auction for a painting that reads, “I can’t believe you morons actually buy this sh*t” – before setting it on fire and recording the destruction live. The art is now solely available as an NFT (non-fungible token) and can only be purchased and viewed digitally.
Spectators had mixed feelings about the destruction, with some calling it a “milestone in modern art history,” and “one of the most…

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