To celebrate the signature car, Mercedes has teamed up with five international artists from the
It comes as no surprise that Mercedes would lean into the art world, having previously partnered with creatives including Heron Preston and the late Virgil Abloh, to bridge the gap between automotive and art.
“Web 3.0, Metaverses, gamification, physical tokenization and virtual realities are the next steps that will change what it means to be human,” writes Mercedes-Benz, adding that “Cryptoart and NFTs are just the spearhead of pioneering technology.”
The drop won’t just include the NFTs – when the drop hits $1 million collective sales, there will be a physical G-Class raffle available for all NFT holders. Another raffle will be held when it reaches $2 million, and each NFT can be bought without holding cryptocurrency, using credit card.
The artists included in the project are
If you’re looking to get your hands on one of the pieces, make sure to set up your Nifty Gateway account and stay alert as the project goes live on January 23rd.