A fully restored digital replica available in 4,900 pieces
World-famous street artist BANKSY teamed up with Solana-based NFT Marketplace VooVoo to drop The Aachoo!! this week. The restored art was forensically scanned, creating a full digital replica available in 4,900 fractions which have sold out at a rate of 1000 USDC per piece in 24 hours, generating approximately $4.9 million in revenue from the sale.
The Banksy Aachoo!! mural, which measures 5ft by 8ft, was lifted from a wall using a crane after being discovered in a semi-detached house in Bristol, UK. Hometown of the infamous street artist. The art was then professionally restored by Federico Borgogni. The image features a woman sneezing so hard that her false teeth are seen flying out of her mouth.
The individual pieces are unique and buyers didn’t get to choose what image they receive, giving collectors a personal connection to the original Banksy Aachoo!! artwork. Each fraction of the artwork sold for…