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Banksy’s Graffiti Van Is for Sale

June 25, 2016

On June 29, Bonham’s will be auctioning a SWAT van decked out in spray-painted decor by the one and only Banksy. The van might be part of the Post-War and Contemporary Art sale, but this is the first time in the last decade that anyone has seen the actual SWAT van decked out in Banksy [...]

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Medicom x Brandalism – Flower Bomber (Banksy-Inspired) Statue

January 1, 2016

Medicom continues to roll out its new Banksy-inspired Brandalism collection of figures and lifestyle items. Up next is the Flower Bomber sculpture—based on one of the artist’s iconic stencil pieces—which stands 360 mm (~14”) and is apparently cast in polystone. So… Inspired by Banksy? While the artist is shrouded in mystery, he does not seem [...]

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A Look Inside Banksy’s Dismaland Theme Park

August 25, 2015

Banksy’s latest public art instillation is coming to the UK, and it looks like some sort of post-apocalyptic Disneyland. The folks over at The Guardian were able to tour the nightmare-inducing theme park and take in the glitchy version of The Little Mermaid, the carousel apparently pulled from Google’s Deep Dream, and plenty more. You’ll [...]

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This Book Celebrates Banksy’s Stay in New York

August 15, 2014

If you walked the streets of New York City last October, it was not uncommon to see people staring at graffiti and asking each other “Is that a Banksy?” Answer, it probably wasn’t. Now, photographer and writer Ray Mock has given us a little look back at the month-long Banksy visit to the Big Apple. [...]

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Banksy Art Army Figure by Michael Leavitt

October 23, 2013

If you attended this years NYCC, you may have noticed Michael Leavitt’s Art Army rendition of Banksy in the Toy Tokyo booth. What perfect timing, since Banksy was running a muck all over NYC. We are just as excited as Michael to know that this figure has made it into production. The vinyl Banksy Action [...]

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Banksy x Munky King RUDE COPPER (DIY)

October 21, 2013

Undoubtedly one of Banksy’s most iconic images, his first commercial print release way back in 2002 and should it need any explanation, it’s a British Policeman giving the bird, which kind of sums up the attitude of the UK establishment. Munky King loved the image so much, they made it into a toy.. Includes paint [...]

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New Banksy Piece “Better Out Than In” (Los Angeles)

September 25, 2013

A new work by elusive street artist Banksy has appeared in Los Angeles. Titled “Better Out Than In,” the piece uses the surrounding environment to depict a young graffiti artist throwing up flowers. The English artist has remained rather quiet since his last piece right before London’s Olympics. The piece seems to allude to an [...]

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First US auction for Banksy as ‘Flower Girl’ goes under the hammer

September 5, 2013

The image, which was erected on the wall of an L.A. gas station in 2008, juxtaposes satire and sadness, as a young flower girl is depicted approaching the towering plant whose head is a surveillance camera. Adding an extra edge, the camera dons a rats tail – a known calling card for the British Vandal. [...]

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Banksy: The Man Behind the Wall

January 7, 2013

Banksy is an international icon, a cultural phenomenon and the guy that basically kicked the art world in the pants. The Man Behind the Wall is reporter Will Ellsworth-Jones investigation of Banksy from the time he was a nobody to the time people started tearing down the walls of their businesses to sell his work. [...]

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Grime Writer

October 10, 2012

Have you ever considered that the greatest graffiti artist that ever lived is out there and he/she is terrified of breaking the law? What if said artist is you and you want to keep your record squeaky clean? With the Grime Writer, not only will your rap sheet stay clean but your art will as [...]

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‘Banksy: You Are an Acceptable Level of Threat’ Book

July 30, 2012

The single best collection of photographs of Banksy s street work. Period. You Are An Acceptable Level of Threat concentrates on this singular artist’s iconic imagery, spanning the late 90s up until NOW. The locations are from around the world (predominantly the UK, US and Europe), and many images have never been seen before. When [...]

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Banksy Interprets the Olympics

July 24, 2012

With the Olympics in London about to start, we were of course expecting for some new Banksy pieces to go up in his home country, interpreting the iconic games in his usual ironic statement making style. Today we can show you the results. A javelin thrower and a pole vaulter have appeared in London, both [...]

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