Acclaimed photographer/director Chris Cuffaro, in partnership with musician, producer/artist Chris Arvan, announces the launch of his new NFT Collection at Foundation, featuring a dazzling visual collection of music’s most iconic artists.
The first images will offer fans the unique opportunity to purchase their own artwork created by Arvan from Cuffaro’s original live photos – from Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain to Soundgarden’s Chris Cornell, Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder and more. others to come.
“We are thrilled to present our first NFT collaboration of innovative artworks that spotlight music’s legendary artists in a whole new way while providing more opportunities for this creative community,” Cuffaro told About the online project.
Cuffaro also added: “Chris Arvan is an amazing creative talent who has long been a fan of my photography, so at the end of last year we decided it was high time to experiment with new ways to combine our talent for the benefit of music fans who want to own the original copy of these unique digital files and inspire more lucrative businesses within this growing community.”
Chris Arvan says, “I had been experimenting with ways to merge my artwork with Chris’s photography and keeping the spirit of the original photo he had taken was very important to me. I finally arrived at what I thought was the perfect mix and the pieces are both art and photography, developing the energy of the shots with my own techniques. “
About Chris Arvan:
Chris Arvan is an artist, composer, guitarist and producer based in Los Angeles who began his creative career in 1989 when he was selected to play guitar in the rock band Racer X, replacing Paul Gilbert. He began producing bands in the early 90s and in the 2000s expanded into composing music for advertising campaigns and films while working closely with pop artists and production crews. composing songs.
Over the course of his career, Arvan has used his creative talents alongside several acclaimed artists such as Miley Cyrus, Vanessa Hudgens, Sick Puppies, Aly & AJ, The Pussycat Dolls, Mellowdrone and Jon Bates, and his work has been seen and heard in countless ad campaigns, movies, trailers and TV shows over the past two decades. Arvan is best known for his work in 1917 and The Mothman Prophecies.
Arvan has since expanded his creative abilities to include visual artwork after having issues with this audience, which were later resolved. He started selling his works on several NFT platforms in early 2021, and his works have since been featured in several high profile global art exhibitions and events. For more information, visit ChrisArvan.com. Twitter: @ChrisArvan | Instagram: @ChrisArvan
About Chris Cuffaro:
California native Chris Cuffaro has photographed the best of the best in entertainment – actors, models, athletes and musicians – for over 40 years. He began his career shooting local rock shows for fun, then moved to Los Angeles in the early 80s to create stunning imagery in the commercial and editorial space for publications such as Rolling Stone, Spin, RayGun , Vibe, Musician, Entertainment. Weekly, US, Stuff, Maxim, Premiere, British Elle and W.
More recently, Cuffaro has presented several exhibitions celebrating his iconic musical photography; he started with Greatest Hits: Los Angeles then continued with GH: Martini Ranch, GH: George Michael, GH: Grunge, GH: Pearl Jam and GH: Michael Hutchence. He is currently working on an official Greatest Hits documentary and expanding his popular exhibit to accommodate a global audience.
His natural talent, versatility and tireless pursuit of artistic expression continues to grow, regardless of the medium. “Regardless of what I’ve been able to accomplish in the past, there are always new mountains to climb and new frontiers to cross,” says Cuffaro. “I’m excited about where I’m going and what to expect…the journey as well as the destination.” For more information, visit CuffaroPhoto.com and CuffaroHits.com. Twitter: @CuffaroPhoto | Instagram: @TheChrisCuffaro