The controversy that was created around Takashi Murakami’s Murakami.Flowers NFT collection continues. On June 8th, the artist apologized for the project’s floor prices which “remain stagnant”. His post comes shortly after the NFT community accused Takashi of sniping the rare collectibles.
What did Takashi Murakami say about his Flower NFTs?
It’s been a tough few months for Takashi Murakami. The acclaimed artist launched his NFT collection titled Murakami.Flowers back in March. Of course, it was a long-expected drop, and the NFTs were presented as rare.
Two months after the drop, the NFT community accused Takashi Murakami of sniping his own Flower NFTs. To clarify, some collectors claimed that Takashi inflated the price of the collection to generate more hype around the drop. The artist didn’t make any statements about these allegations.
All in all, the…