Hungary plans to be the first country in the world to erect a statue of Satoshi Nakamoto, as a life-size bronze bust of Bitcoinâ€™s creator will be displayed in Budapest. The bronze bust design is being constructed by two sculptors, TamÃ¡s Gilly and RÃ©ka Gergely.
A Reflective and Hooded Bronze Bust of Satoshi Nakamoto to be Erected in Budapest
A statue of Satoshi Nakamoto is being created to be erected in Budapest, Hungary when the project is complete. The creators of the bronze bust, TamÃ¡s Gilly and RÃ©ka Gergely, have recently revealed design plans for the famous cryptocurrency inventorâ€™s statue.
Of course, not knowing who the anonymous Nakamoto is makes it very hard to sculpt an image of him, but thatâ€™s not stopping Gilly and Gergely.
According to the initial design sketches, Satoshi Nakamoto will be a hooded figure that references both the unknown â€œpeople of the internetâ€ and Bitcoinâ€™s mysterious creator. The artists and the individual who came up with the idea believe Nakamoto deserves a life-sized bust displayed for all to see.
The person who invoked the Satoshi statue idea, AndrÃ¡s GyÃ¶rfi, told the press that Nakamotoâ€™s true identity does not matter.
In fact, below the sculpted hoodie, Nakamotoâ€™s face will be reflective in order to reinforce the concept that â€œwe are all Satoshi Nakamoto,â€ the creators note.
GyÃ¶rfi says that the mysterious cryptocurrency inventor made the world a better place and deserves a statue.
GyÃ¶rfi and the sculptors are not the first to come up with a Satoshi statue idea, as an initiative to erect a virtual monument of Satoshi Nakamoto in Kiev took place three years ago. The same year, the first monument dedicated to â€œBitcoin and Blockchainâ€ was constructed in the Slovenian city of Kranj.
Alongside this, Budapest already has a full-size statue of an anonymous character in a cloaked-hoodie as well. As pictured in the feature image of this article, thereâ€™s a bronze statue of â€œAnonymousâ€ at the Vajdahunyad Castle in Budapest.
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