NFT crypto: which is best for your art?

Know your NFT crypto: illustration of the Ethereum token
(Image credit: Ethereum Foundation)

If you want to create an NFT then you need to know your NFT crypto. Choosing the best blockchain to mint (create) your NFT on is crucial, it can determine which marketplace you use, what kind of NFT you create, and how your art fits with your view of the world.

We have a broader guide to how to make and sell an NFT but here we're going to look specifically at which cryptocurrencies may be best for you. You may also want to take a look at our guide to the NFT trends in 2022 to see what art you want to create.

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Vector Meldrew

Vector Meldrew is a contemporary digital artist who is "crafting visionary worlds around contemporary cultural themes". They are a VJ, film director, graphic artist, and NFT pioneer. There work has appeared on Aesthetica, The Smalls, Berlin Music Video Awards, Vimeo Staff Pick, Adult Swim and Vice. By a motion graphics specialist but at night Vector Meldrew huddles behind GPUs to craft cutting edge digital inspired by '90s rave fliers and culture.

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