Discovering Banksy – Part 2
October 21, 2020
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Street artist Bansky has been surprising the world since the 90’s. From then on Banksy’s silkscreen prints and stencil paintings were racking up record-breaking sales in storied art auctions such as Sotheby’s and Bonham’s of London. These successful sales marked Banksy’s entry into the commercial art world. For the second part of our series “Discovering Banksy”, we…
Banksy in Nottingham, UK
October 14, 2020
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Banksy just returned to the UK with a brand new piece that appeared a few hours ago on the streets of Nottingham. The British artist painted a great concept using the bike’s missing tyre. This is another tongue in cheek piece to add to B’s collection of humorous street works If you are in the…
Discovering Banksy – Part 1
October 14, 2020
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Over the past decades, Banksy have been one of the biggest (if not the biggest) names in the street art scene. Banksy’s rise to fame and notoriety was born from his controversial and often politically-charged stencilled graffiti works. Originally from England, Banksy’s work grew out from the Bristol underground art scene into a global phenomenon. While it…
Banksy “If You Don’t Mask, You Don’t Get” in London Tube
July 15, 2020
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Banksy “If You Don’t Mask, You Don’t Get” in London Tube Elusive British artist Banksy has just appeared in the London Tube with a series of pieces encouraging people to wear a face mask. A video posted yesterday on his Instagram shows a man dressed as a professional cleaner. Banksy can been seen ordering people…
Banksy “Painting for Saints” NHS Tribute
May 6, 2020
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While last heard from him last month (here), Banksy is back with an outstanding new piece. Titled “Painting for Saints” and dubbed “Game Changer”, Banksy took to his Instagram to reveal this tribute to the NHS and healthcare workers. As usual with the British artist, the piece is right on point, it shows a young…
Banksy “Rat Bathroom Installation”
April 15, 2020
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A little bit of playfulness in these uncertain pandemic times with this super fun and unique indoor installation by British artist Banksy. Banksy took to his Instagram to reveal his “work at home” project with this bathroom installation which features a series of his signature rats. Using the caption “My wife hates it when I…
Banksy new street piece on Marsh Lane, Bristol
February 14, 2020
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Banksy recently returned to his hometown of Bristol in the UK where he just unveiled this brand new stenciled artwork in Barton Hill. Located on Marsh Lane, BS5, the elusive British artist created this image of a young girl using her slingshot to throw red flowers on the wall. Interesting detail is that some flowers spilled…
Banksy – Gross Domestic Product Store – Open Now!
October 17, 2019
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Gross Domestic Product – The homewares brand from Banksy™ Straight out of the gate, several rules for the homeware store set a semi-serious tone for the buyers, perhaps aimed at putting off the rabid hordes of eBay flippers, perhaps at least acknowledging them. The warnings are as follows… How it works The shop is not first come,…
“Gross Domestic Product” The Homewares Store from Banksy
October 3, 2019
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The one and only Banksy is back with “Gross Domestic Product“, the homewares store from the British artist that opened in Croydon, London. A postcard company’s attempt to take over the trademark to Banksy’s name led the anonymous artist to create a new project designed to protect the rights to his name—with the larger goal…
Coverage: “IKIGAI” StreetArtNews Summer Group Exhibition, Tokyo
July 2, 2019
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Last week in Japan, StreetArtNews opened its Summer Group Exhibition “IKIGAI” at Basement Ginza in Tokyo. Ikigai is a Japanese concept that means “a reason for being.” The word “Ikigai” is usually used to indicate the source of value in one’s life or the things that make one’s life worthwhile. The word translated to English…

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