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Anonymous Buyer Fails To Come Up With Money For Banksy's Nazi Thrift Store Painting

Posted 11.12.2013 | Arts

Remember when Banksy purchased a $50 landscape painting from a New York City thrift store, added a Nazi to the placid scene, and then dropped the artw...

Banksy Thrift Store Painting Sells For Whopping $615,000

Posted 11.01.2013 | Arts

Bidding on Banksy's re-worked thrift store painting has finally come to a close this week. The second-hand artwork, originally purchased for $50 and a...

Bidding On That $50 Banksy Thrift Store Painting Tops $310,000

AP | Posted 10.31.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — Bidding on a painting that British graffiti artist Banksy bought for $50 and altered has climbed to more than $310,000. ...

Banksy Alters Thrift Store Painting, Donates It To Charity

AP | Posted 10.30.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — The secretive British graffiti artist Banksy is at it again. After buying a painting of a pastoral scene for $50, Banks...

The Original Banksy Was A Mysterious NYC Teenager

The Huffington Post | Carly Schwartz | Posted 10.24.2013 | Arts

More than 40 years before Banksy began torturing delighting New Yorkers with his month-long residency, the New York Times published an article about a...

Everyone Can Calm Down About These Banksy Arrest Rumors

Posted 10.23.2013 | Arts

It looks like Banksy is taking the day off from his New York Takeover, canceling his latest street art endeavor due to "police activity." The anon...

Fake Banksy Artworks Sell Out In New York City

Posted 10.22.2013 | Arts

New Yorkers have been repeatedly kicking themselves ever since hearing that Banksy quietly sold his famous artworks in Central Park earlier this month...

Guards Hired To Protect Banksy Work, Meanwhile NYC Mayor Calls Graffiti 'Decay'

AP | Posted 10.20.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — A Brooklyn building owner has hired security guards and installed a metal gate to protect a work by the elusive British ...

Follow Along As Banksy Takes Over New York City

Posted 10.03.2013 | Arts

Banksy is taking over the streets of New York this month, hosting an open-air exhibition titled "Better Out Than In." The cheeky street artist is spor...

Banksy Mural Appears In New York, Is Swiftly Vandalized

Posted 10.02.2013 | Arts

As swiftly as it appeared, the latest Banksy mural to adorn the streets of New York City has been white washed. The stencil showed up in the city y...