Justin Aversano is a Co-Founder and CEO of Quantum Art, a platform focused on curating digital culture through NFTs. Before Quantum, Aversano launched Twin Flames, a photographic collection of 100 sets of twins. He is also the co-founder and creative director of SaveArtSpace, a nonprofit dedicated to bringing community art to public spaces.
A humanist and a social entrepreneur, Aversano connects his art with the world around him through capturing moments, faces, and communities that surround him, bringing them together through the lens of his camera. He is currently based in Los Angeles.
In a first for a major auction house, Bahareh & Farzaneh from TWIN FLAMES by Justin Aversano was the first non-fungible token (NFT) lot to be offered in a Photographs auction in October 2021–realized 1,100,000 USD.
TWIN FLAMES is a visual elegy to the twin that the artist never knew. The images that comprise TWIN FLAMES were originally shot in three film formats–Polaroid, 120mm, and 4x5–and over the course of fourteen months beginning in May of 2017.