Feb, 14, 2015 Screenshot of Coinspeaker. Meyohas’s endorsement of Bitcoin was apparently more newsworthy than Treasury Secretary Summers’.
“The artist created BitchCoin in order to gain access to—and perhaps to create—speculation on her own work. This may seem crass at first glance but, upon further reflection, it is a transformative gesture that reclaims the financial mechanisms of the art market to the artist herself. Previous artists may have wanted to distance themselves from market forces but Meyohas justly seeks to have a stake in the market for her own art.” -John Zarobell, San Francisco Arts Quarterly #20