• Banksy’s ‘Art Buff’ Vandalized with Giant Penis

    Last week during the Folkestone Triennial in Kent, Banksy created a new mural, entitled Art Buff, depicting an older woman staring at an empty plinth while wearing headphones with her hands clasped behind her back. The following day, the art piece was covered with plexiglass as to avoid being damaged or ruined by the elements […]
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  • Banksy Unveils ‘Birds of a Feather’ and ‘Art Buff’

    Banksy is back with two more pieces published on his official website. The first we’ve dubbed Birds of a Feather and it appears in Clacton-on-Sea (a district in Essex, England). The scene includes a mob of xenophobic pigeons rallying against a colorful bird from Africa. Featuring the street artist’s signature sense of humor, the stenciled […]
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    • 8 Years ago
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  • HBO Announces Premiere Date for Banksy Documentary ‘Banksy Does New York’

    HBO has announced the premiere date for a documentary that chronicles Banksy’s month-long artistic romp in New York City last year which the artist dubbed Better Out Than In. Aptly titled Banksy Does New York, filmmaker Chris Moukarbel crowd-sourced footage from people who saw the art first hand and packaged it as a full-length feature […]
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  • “Banksy in New York” Book by Ray Mock

    Graffiti and street art writer and photographer Ray Mock has produced, Banksy in New York. The book details the elusive British artist’s residency in New York, providing a first-hand account of reactions from the locals and building owners to the controversial defacement and in some cases, the eventual removal of the art works. Featuring over […]
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    • 8 Years ago
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  • Art is Smart /// Banksy “Meat Truck” Art Work

    Today Banksy unveils the new “Meat Truck” art work on his website. At this point we do not know if this is part of a new show or maybe even a new print the artist is releasing. Referencing the “Sirens of the Lambs” installation that Banksy produced as part of his “Better Out Than In” […]
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    • 9 Years ago
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  • ART IS SMART // Banksy Returns with a New Street Piece Depicting Modern Love

    Today, the official website of UK artist Banksy went live again and is showing one of his latest street art stencil pieces. We gave it the name Modern Love, as it shows a couple hugging each other, while in reality they both concentrate on their respective smartphones. In one way or another this is the […]
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    • 9 Years ago
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  • Bankys: Stolen or Acquired, But For Sale

    When Time magazine selected the British artist Banksy—graffiti master, painter, activist, filmmaker and all-purpose provocateur—for its list of the world’s 100 most influential people in 2010, he found himself in the company of Barack Obama, Steve Jobs and Lady Gaga. Organizers hold an exhibition and sale of Bankys street art. Alicia Powell reports.
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  • Banksy and Idris Elba present #WithSyria

    On the third anniversary of conflict, Banksy and Idris Elba have teamed up on a short animated film. Dubbed #WithSyria, the nearly 2-minute video features the English artist’s recognizable stencils intercut with facts about the devastating crisis, alongside Elba’s powerful voice. Elbow’s “The Blanket Of Night” provides the soundtrack for the film which calls for […]
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    • 9 Years ago
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  • BANKSY – THE FATE OF HIS NYC ARTWORK

    The month of October saw Banksy taking to the streets of New York city to continue his reign as one of the most elusive and mysterious graffiti artists in the world. We featured some of his tags and ephemeral paintings from around the city, including his “Better Out Than In” piece, his Twilight Graffiti Saga, […]
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    • 9 Years ago
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  • Banksy Ends “Better Out Than In” with Inflatable Throw-Up and Souvenir T-Shirt

    Banksy ends his month-long residency on the streets of New York with an inflatable throw-up on the Long Island Expressway in Queens. The last piece from “Better Out Than In” sits above other tags in a used car lot. For his last piece, the English artist included an audio guide poking fun at himself and […]
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    • 9 Years ago
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  • Banksy “Better Out Than In” Day 26 – Alternative New York Bumper Slogan

    On day 26 of his on-going “Better Out Than In” New York City street exhibition Banksy went to Sunset Park and delivers an alternative New York bumper slogan, reading “The Grumpier You Are The More Assholes You Meet.”
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    • 9 Years ago
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  • Banksy “Better Out Than In” Day 21 – ‘Ghetto 4 Life’

    Banksy is back for day 21 of his ongoing street art exhibition “Better Out Than In” with Ghetto 4 Life. In the piece, a young, aristocratically-dressed boy is seen writing the piece’s title while a butler waits patiently with two other spray cans. The English artist’s latest work is located in the South Bronx and […]
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    • 9 Years ago
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  • Banksy “Better Out Than In” Street Exhibition Day 12 – ‘Concrete Confessional’

    Banksy is keeping New York City busy with his ongoing “Better Out Than In” street exhibition. After the fantastic Sirens of the Lambs moving installation, the UK artist presents today the Concrete Confessional. Located somewhere in Manhattan, you can now head out, search for the installation, and report about your sins. A priest behind a […]
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    • 9 Years ago
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