- Taihei Shii
The realization of a society where art is democratized and familiarized as property and culture.
In the future, Startbahn expects that people’s creativity will have a greater role in advancing not only the culture but also the economy. Startbahn believes in the building the infrastructure to bridge the gap between technology and art.
Startbahn is developing “Art Blockchain Network (ABN)” as a core product that enables recording, tracking, and sharing information of artwork by utilizing blockchain technology. Startbahn also develops API for making better use of ABN and jointly managed art-related web services.
Startbahn is highly recognized as a leading company in Art x Blockchain initiative in Japan and is well-positioned to propose innovative changes.
Startbahn has technical expertise in blockchain application design and development based on its continuous effort to develop and improve ABN.
UTEC’s value add
“Art Blockchain Network (ABN),”developed by Startbahn, designed to be an infrastructure for art industry utilizing blockchain technology.
Web service “B-OWND”,developed jointly by Tanseisha and Startbahn, on which Japanese traditional craft works are sold with ABN blockchain certificates. (https://www.b-ownd.com/
Web service “startbahn.org”, managed by Startbahn, on which artists and galleries sell their artworks and issue blockchain certificates online.