Cryptocurrency (Mar 11, 2021 01:00PM ET)
Beeple NFT auction closes at record-setting $69.3M
Digital artist Mike Winkelmann, also known as Beeple, has once again made NFT history after his latest piece, “Everydays: The First 5000 Days,” raised over $69 million on Christie’s auction house.
“Everydays” was minted on Feb. 16 and put up for auction on Feb. 25 at a starting price of $100. The auction closed on Thursday.