Sector: Fine Art
Deep technology utilised: Blockchain
Problem and solution: Maecenas provides a platform which gives art lovers the chance to buy shares in famous paintings, therefore democratising access to the fine art sector. The company is using a blockchain platform to connect collectors, galleries and investors together using the blockchain and as a result reduce fees, open the market to price discovery and eliminate the need for pricey auction houses.
Click for Maecenas' successful $16 million Initial Coin Offering (ICO) in October 2017.