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Virtual Niche BOAX NFT Exhibition unveils unique Asian culture-inspired NFTs

Updated: Jun 30, 2022

On May 4, 2022, BOAX hosted its Virtual Niche: BOAX NFT Exhibition at the Event Space of Central Market, Hong Kong. The NFT Exhibition featured BOAX’s signature NFT series: First of Its Kind in the World - BOAX Feng Shui Art NFTs; RMBits - the world’s first Chinese 3D voxel art featuring famous characters in Chinese literature; Dominic X Ian – LamIan Metaverse; “Time Travel X Banknote”; Yazhou Zhoukan (亞洲週刊) “Great Powers” NFT series; NFTs x Authentic Paintings; Face off X AI; and Cang Hai Yi Sheng Shao (滄海一聲笑) by Ms. Dai Wenhua (代文華), a Chinese artist who was invited to display her artwork in Venice Biennale 2022, and more.

The RMBits collection includes characters from Journey to the West (西遊記), Romance of the Three Kingdoms (三國演義), Dream of the Red Chamber (紅樓夢) and Chinese Mythology. The RMBits collection was not mass-produced using algorithm, rather every character was created individually by the best efforts from a highly talented creative team, ushering in a new perspective in blockchain aesthetics with Chinese cultural undertones. “Time Travel X Banknote NFT” series brings to life the authentic and very rare Chinese antique banknotes emblazoned with mottos, emblems, and historical imagery which provide a window into the rich historical Chinese cultural heritage.

[Dr. Dominic Lam (right) and Mr. Ian Wen (left), talking about how they collaborate in relation to NFT artworks.]

Dr. Dominic Lam, a well-established scientist, doctor, academic, educator, philanthropist, and artist, attended the event and talked about how he did NFT artworks with Mr. Ian Wen, the founder of BOAX. Dr. Lam invented Chromoskedasic Art - a new art discipline through chemical processes; and together with Mr. Ian Wen, they have created NFT artworks including “Olympic Happiness”, “Original IZBLU Bulls X Nine Palace”, “Voyage of Discovery: Universe - The Big Bang”, and many more. The audience was shown a preview of the BOAX LamIan Metaverse featuring all of the aforementioned collaboration between Dr. Lam and Mr. Wen in NFT form, which will officially launch very soon.

[Grandmaster Raymond Lo (left), introducing his NFT artwork collaborated with IZBLU Labs.]

Grandmaster Raymond Lo, one of the most sought-after international Feng Shui and Destiny consultants in the world who was interviewed by BBC, and Master Suyen Lim, a highly sought-after metaphysician based in Malaysia, specializing in conducting professional courses of Qi Men Dun Jia (奇門遁甲), also joined the event and shared their insights with visitors about how ancient Chinese Philosophy could help people become blessed with positive energy and live a more harmonious and energetic life in Web3/Metaverse.

[Master Suyen Lim, discussing how to live a more harmonious and energetic life in Web3/Metaverse through video conferencing.]

Mr. Ian Wen, the founder of BOAX and the Chairman of BOA Financial Group, shared with the audience the reason he chose to build an Asian culture-inspired metaverse: “empowered by its financial ecosystem, BOAX is uniquely positioned as a strong player in the crypto space and serves to facilitate the most influential speakers in the crypto circle and beyond to unite and make positive social impact through the sharing of art in the digital form, connecting the younger, tech-savvy generation to the masterminds and their masterpieces.”

[Mr. Ian Wen, the founder of BOAX, Ms. April Lee from Zart Family Office, and Mr. Joseph Lai, sharing their perspectives of crypto art in Web3.]

Ms. April Lee from Zart Family Office talked about how BOAX and Zart teamed up to bring forth the development of web3 in art scene; and Mr. Joseph Lai, the art consultant and crypto investor, has compared the web3 art scene with the traditional auction house: in web3 art scene, everybody has the power and ability to judge and decide what ART should be.

[Mr. Hugh Chow (left), ex-CEO of ASTRI (Hong Kong Applied Science and Technology Research Institute), Mr. Ian Wen (middle), the founder of BOAX and the Chairman of BOA Financial Group; and Mr. Stanley Zhang (right), Vice Chairman of Hong Kong General Chamber of Small and Medium Business (HKGCSMB).]

Mr. William Gan, the owner of Platform Funding Limited (PFL) and a famous industrialist in Malaysia; Yazhou Zhoukan (亞洲週刊), the corporate partner of BOAX; Ms. Ivy Chan from Dutfield International Group; and many others have sent their congratulations to the event.

The event partners include BOA Financial Group, Chinachem Group, Central Market, and HKSTP (The Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation).

About BOAX

BOAX is a Metaverse solutions company founded by Mr. Ian Wen, the Chairman of BOA Financial Group and a Hong Kong lawyer, and co-founded by Mr. Andy Yiu and Mr. Robin Chan, seasoned and experienced CPA and private banker. BOAX has established BOAX NFT Marketplace, focusing on collaboration with Master Artists and influential celebrities with stories to transform their masterpieces into new digital formats in the form of NFTs, thereby breathing new life and energy into the original pieces and enabling sharing of the unique meaning and perspective of the works in the new cyberspace.


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