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Life Cycle

by cryptograffiti

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by GMG

Life Cycle is a sculpture which represents Bitcoin breaking from the circular nature of a government led economy.

Fiat follows the same path as the materials from which it is derived - beginning as a seed of an idea spread across the land, but eventually returning to the soil whether as ashes burned for warmth in the Weimar Republic or composting on a roadside in Venezuela.

Life Cycle is one of nine unique pieces composed of currencies from countries which have experienced hyperinflation.

The log symbolizes a now worthless item when compared to the currencies' former state. However, sprouting from the log is a sign of life - the Bitcoin genesis address is seen on the leaf and represents a way of breaking the cycle.


Materials: Zimbabwean dollars, Argentine pesos, Venezuelan bolivars and mixed media

Dimensions: 12 in x 4 in x 5 in

Weight: 2 lbs


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