Futuro is a homage to the 1970s golden era of science fiction when the world was introduced to sci-fi icons such as Woody Allen in “Sleeper” or C-3PO in George Lucas’ “Star Wars”. Futuro evokes a sense of nostalgia that we feel for the cinematic era of dystopian and utopian sci-fi films.
Andreas has risen to NFT stardom through his original creation, ‘Smoochies’. Earlier this year, he launched a debut collection of 36 ‘Smoochies’ that sold out at record-breaking Ethereum valuations, breaking NFT sales records in Asia. The unprecedented demand propelled ‘Smoochies’ into NFT folklore: ‘Smoochies’ are now featured in NFT-spotlight articles in Business TIMES Magazine and Bazaar Art. Andreas’ creations were featured alongside the works of fellow NFT heavyweights Beeple and Pak in China’s first global NFT Exhibition held in Shanghai.
As an expat living in China, Andreas is separated from his parents thousands of miles. This distance has been extremely challenging. His mother’s longing to have him by her side led to the creation of ‘Smoochies’. As a sign of appreciation for his mother, Andreas created ‘Smoochies’ to replicate the kisses his mother imparted in times of difficulty. The pouting design of ‘Smoochies’ is meant to convey the same love, comfort and support that the young Andreas received from his mother. Andreas hopes that the loving message underlying ‘Smoochies’ can bring a smile to its viewers and collectors.
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