Supermodel. Mother. Fashion icon. And now, Non-Fungible Token. Kate Moss will be auctioned as a triptych of NFTs today titled "Episode 1: Kate Moss."

The three installments depict the fashion legend at her most quotidian: lying in bed, driving her car, and enjoying a countryside walk. Each will be sold as an edition of one and will be accompanied by a unique audio certificate acknowledging the buyer recorded by Moss herself. The owner will also be accredited in a post on the official @KateMossAgency Instagram.

A percentage of proceeds will be donated to Adwoa Aboah's Gurls Talk, which provides resources and a safe space for women with a focus on mental health support. (The exact percentage of donated proceeds has not yet been disclosed. Highsnobiety has reached out for clarification.)

The NFTs have been described as "personal in their capture but offered up for ownership forever" by the creators @mitnft, a collective of artists exploring the increasingly liminal realm between the public and the personal space.

So, how much are these NFTs going to sell for? If history tells us anything about the conflation of supermodels, the art world, and NFTs, possibly quite a lot.

It's not the first time Moss has been immortalized as an expensive artwork. In 2006, British artist Marc Quinn unveiled his "Sphinx" sculpture: a realistic statue of Moss in a contorted pose made out of cast iron bronze. At the time, Quinn said the gesture was "a mirror of ourselves, a knotted Venus of our age."

Quinn was later commissioned to recreate the statue in a smaller 18-carat gold version that was dubbed "Siren" and cost a reported  £1.5 million (approximately $2 million by today's conversion rates) to make. It was soon sold at Sotheby's auction house for approximately $800,000.

If a naked Kate Moss in cast iron bronze was a reflection of the times in 2006, a free-the-nipple-compliant Kate Moss NFT may be a worthy (and suitably absurd) reflection of the zeitgeist for now.

Bidding for the opportunity to own the freshly minted edition "Sleep with Kate," "Drive with Kate," and "Walk with Kate" opens on Foundation.

What To Read Next

  • Image on Highsnobiety

    Bellerín Is Back, Raf Simons Signs Out, & Julia Fox Saves the Day

    Culture
  • Image on Highsnobiety

    Packer Serves a Perfect Rendition of Reebok's Club C

    Sneakers
  • Image on Highsnobiety

    The Best Gifts Under $200 That Everyone Will Love

    Style
  • Image on Highsnobiety

    Diadora Turns Its Tennis Heritage Into a Sneaker Grand Slam

    Sneakers
  • Image on Highsnobiety

    These Are Our Favorite Salomon Sneakers to Shop Now

    Sneakers
  • Image on Highsnobiety

    Put Down Your Phone This Holiday With Ray-Ban Stories Smart Glasses

*If you submitted your e-mail address and placed an order, we may use your e-mail address to inform you regularly about similar products without prior explicit consent. You can object to the use of your e-mail address for this purpose at any time without incurring any costs other than the transmission costs according to the basic tariffs. Each newsletter contains an unsubscribe link. Alternatively, you can object to receiving the newsletter at any time by sending an e-mail to info@highsnobiety.com

Web Accessibility Statement

Titelmedia (Highsnobiety), is committed to facilitating and improving the accessibility and usability of its Website, www.highsnobiety.com. Titelmedia strives to ensure that its Website services and content are accessible to persons with disabilities including users of screen reader technology. To accomplish this, Titelmedia has engaged UsableNet Inc, a leading web accessibility consultant to help test, remediate and maintain our Website in-line with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), which also bring the Website into conformance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.

Disclaimer

Please be aware that our efforts to maintain accessibility and usability are ongoing. While we strive to make the Website as accessible as possible some issues can be encountered by different assistive technology as the range of assistive technology is wide and varied.

Contact Us

If, at any time, you have specific questions or concerns about the accessibility of any particular webpage on this Website, please contact us at accessibility@highsnobiety.com, +49 (0)30 235 908 500. If you do encounter an accessibility issue, please be sure to specify the web page and nature of the issue in your email and/or phone call, and we will make all reasonable efforts to make that page or the information contained therein accessible for you.