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Banksy Anonymously Sold His Art in Central Park

In one of his most audacious stunts yet, Banksy set up a stall in Central Park last Saturday, peddling his stenciled prints for a mere $60 a pop. The elusive street artist had posted on his personal site that he would be “attempting to host an entire …

Banksy Converts New York Delivery Truck Into Mobile Garden | “Better Out Than In” Exhibit

Not limiting himself or his art at only one location, Banksy converted an everyday delivery truck into a hidden, mobile garden of sort for his month-long “Better Out Than In” outdoor exhibition across New York City. According to the comical, snarky audio guide read over the phone, …

Banksy – “Better Out Than In” | An Outdoor Exhibit in NYC

In the world of Public Art, Banksy is straight-up badass. His notoriety as an England-based artist, political activist, film director, and painter is due to his dark-humoured graffiti that he has audaciously posted on streets, walls, and bridges in cities throughout the international community. Shit, the man has …

Banksy – “Slave Labour” Mural Sells For $1.1 Million At Auction

Banksy‘s notorious “Slave Labour” mural has sold for $1.1 million through a private London auction. Depicting a grim-faced child assembling Union Jack bunting while crouched at a sewing machine, the mural originally appeared in May 2012 on the wall of a Poundland retail store in Wood Green, …

Selim Varol – “At Home I’m A Tourist” Exhibition | Malaga

The name, Selim Varol, may not sound familiar to some viewers, yet his incredible collection of toys and artworks might jog your memory. Almost a year ago from today, Varol set out to display 30,000 pieces of toys and artworks at me Collectors Room in Berlin. That …

Bonhams – Urban Art Auction | London

Founded in 1973, British private auction house, Bonhams, is one of the world’s oldest and largest auctioneers for fine art and antiques. In their vast catalog of artworks are recent acquisitions of urban art from the past few decades. Notable artists include Banksy, SEEN, José Parlá, Shepard …

Banksy Offered in Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Day Auction

British artist Banksy doesn’t pull punches; his street art, sculpture, and graffiti combine dark humor with satire and almost any idea, emotion, and theme is on the table. And now, on October 13, at Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Day Auction, you can throw in your own bid for …

Banksy – “Er…” Do-It-Yourself Print

Earlier this week London was the scene of a jubilee river pageant in which 1,000 vessels sailed down the River Thames, one of the more dramatic events in a four-day celebration paying tribute to 60 years of Queen Elizabeth II’s reign. Pictures on the Walls is joining …