Banksy – A Great British SprayCation in Gorleston, Great Yarmouth, Cromer and Lowestoft
August 7, 2021
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Looks like Banksy is spending his summer holidays in the UK as a few pieces have just popped up in Gorleston, Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft. As usual with the elusive British artist, he dropped a series of brilliant works which are sure to be enjoyed by the local vacationers. Could it be related that Great…
Discovering Banksy – Part 8
May 26, 2021
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British street artist Banksy has a career that has been marked by experimentation, risk, and a daring playfulness. His stencil-heavy motifs—of rats, cops, and kids with balloons—have simply become part of a shared cultural vocabulary, reproduced (and ripped off) with abandon. Banksy’s signature style emerged around the 1990s and became recognized around areas of Bristol.…
Discovering Banksy – Part 7
May 4, 2021
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Arguably the most controversial street artist in the world, the works of Banksy have become a subculture in their own right. Banksy’s works are well-known for being political and thought-provoking at the same time. The anti-establishment slant together with his creativity made him reach this level of popularity. Banksy is without doubt among the most…
Discovering Banksy – Part 6
April 3, 2021
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Since the past decades, Banksy’s art thrived from the graffiti community in his home city, Bristol to a worldwide phenomenon. His stencils – with their recognisable style and often bearing searing political statements – have unexpectedly appeared in various cities across the globe. With wry wit and stealth, Banksy merged graffiti art with installation and…
Banksy in Reading, UK
March 1, 2021
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Banksy seems to be back with a brand new artwork that just appeared on Reading prison in the United Kingdom. The stencil shows a man using knotted bedsheets to “escape” from the prison. The man could eventually be the famed writer Oscar Wilde, who did spend some time in the prison between 1895 and 1895…
Discovering Banksy – Part 5
February 5, 2021
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Banksy’s street art first appeared in Bristol in the 1990’s. From the underground art scene of Bristol he expanded his work and is continually sharing his artistic mark all over the world. His satirical street art and subversive epigrams combine dark humour with graffiti executed in a distinctive stenciling technique. This particular style is usually recognised easily by people as his trademark. Most of Banksy’s pieces nowadays…
Discovering Banksy – Part 4
December 17, 2020
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Banksy is a street artist whose identity remains unknown. Despite remaining anonymous, we can say that Banksy is the world’s most famous and celebrated graffiti artist. He was named one of Time magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world last 2010, alongside Barack Obama and Steve Jobs. Banksy’s artwork has been seen across the world. His…
Banksy in Totterdown, Bristol
December 10, 2020
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Crowds are starting to gather at the bottom of Vale Street in Totterdown, Bristol after reports that this mural could be the latest  work of famous street artist Banksy. The artwork shows an old woman sneezing with her dentures flying out in the air. Vale Street is known for being the steepest street in England…
Clown Skateboards Guest Art Project – Ludo Interview
November 27, 2020
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Following on from the success of their creative collaborations with artists like Adam Neate, Banksy and Mau Mau, Clown Skateboards are back on top form with their new Guest Art Project series. Parisian artist Ludo is first out of the gate, with his stylised mesh of powerful symbols and trademark green flashes of beauty. StreetArtNews…
Clown Skateboards – Banksy, Bots and Beyond
November 16, 2020
22 min read
Jeff Boardman and Vikas Malik met through mutual love for skateboarding, music and art. Working across these scenes individually, they went on to combine forces and create a brand that fused all three of these shared passions, with a uniquely British twist. Thus, Clown Skateboards was born in the year 2000, launching with the release…