For over 38 years, The CityKids Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, has pioneered innovative, cutting-edge, diverse youth development programs. Founded by Laurie Meadoff, CityKids has inspired and empowered thousands of young people to turn their pain into purpose and become community leaders and motivated agents of social change through safe spaces, arts training, and multicultural bridge-building programs.
Why are we HERE?
TO CONTINUE KEITH HARING’S LEGACY OF SOCIAL IMPACT ART
This is a historic opportunity for collectors to own an NFT from the largest freestanding Keith Haring artwork while knowing that they are supporting The CityKids Foundation’s efforts to inspire the next generation of artists as they help youth tackle issues like mental health, economic inequality, racism, and more.
The original Keith Haring + CityKids “Speak on Liberty” artwork has been fully digitized and parceled into 385 unique NFTs, allowing for the detail contained within each from the contribution of 1000+ CityKids to be observed and appreciated.
NFT #1 from the collection is now available at auction with Sotheby’s, closing Wednesday December 21:
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NFT #2-385, will be released as interactive NFT puzzle pieces to complete the artwork, with holders of multiple adjacent pieces able to merge them together into a single NFT, “burning” the spent pieces:
Join us as we put the FUN back in NFTs and create opportunities for artivism (art + activism), all thanks to the work Keith Haring and 1000+ CityKids started back in 1986.
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