“Art 3.0, where passion comes first”


What is Somint?

Somint is an art marketplace for all that uses crypto-tech to let people take control of their talent. We keep things simple and accessible for artists and collectors at all stages in their art journey. We want to make minting artwork as simple as posting a tweet.

Before all that, we’d like to introduce ourselves and explain why we’re doing this.


Who are we?


Before all this we want to explain a few things...

We get it, when it comes to the world of crypto understanding this stuff can be like listening to Elon Musk describing the inner workings of the hyperloop. So here are some entry-level definitions...

What is Crypto?

Crypto is the short word for cryptocurrency. Cryptocurrency is a digital/virtual currency stored electronically on a blockchain.

What is a blockchain?

A collection of records (transactions), linked together, which are strongly resistant to alteration and protected using cryptography. Basically a huge spreadsheet of transactions that everyone has access to and also has the same copy of.

What is an NFT?

A non-fungible token is a digital token on a blockchain that represents an asset, this asset could be digital or physical. Think of it as an asset’s birth certificate which tells you who the parents are so essentially a certificate of authenticity for something.

What is minting?

This is the process of creating an NFT. To mint something is to produce something for the first time.

What are gas fees?

Gas is the cost of the network (the blockchain) charges in order to process your transaction. Think of it like the gas you put in your car, if you want to go from A to B you need to ensure you have enough fuel to get there.


We also understand that the masses are not yet familiar with this ecosystem. Many do not understand the value NFTs can provide, for example, the ability to sell your art with special code embedded that will ensure you will always get a cut of every resale of your work.

We get that many do not realise the importance of cryptocurrency security and it’s inner workings, even in the world of NFTs. e.g. How do you store your crypto art?

Lastly, we get that all of this can be hard to wrap your head around.

We want to make sure you have a basic understanding of all of this before you start your journey with Somint.