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Art Collector Says That A Banksy Mural 'Cursed His House'

artnet | artnet News | Posted 03.13.2015 | Arts

This article originally appeared on artnet News. by Sarah Cascone Banksy, Spy Booth, Cheltenham. Photo: lamentables/Flickr. The homeowner who...

Banksy Goes Undercover In Gaza To Support Struggling Palestinians

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 02.26.2015 | Arts

The anonymous street artist Banksy released a series of new works Wednesday in Gaza, all commenting on the dire situation of the 1.8 million Palestini...

British Teen Says A Stranger Gave Him A Banksy Print For A Random Act Of Kindness

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 01.26.2015 | Arts

Be kind. Help a stranger in need. The world needs kindness, plus you never know when that stranger might just be the elusive artist Banksy. Or was it?...

Why The Banksy Documentary Isn't Really About Banksy

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 11.13.2014 | Arts

If you live in New York, you've probably heard of Banksy, the elusive and anonymous English street artist whose works have become mythical for their s...

Banksy Channels Classic Dutch Art In New Mural

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.22.2014 | Arts

While the world at large was out chasing some poor man named Paul Horner, the real Banksy was hard at work preparing his very newest mural. Th...

Banksy Makes His Big Return

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 04.17.2014 | Arts

We haven't heard much from Banksy since he ended his month-long residency in New York City, painting the town red -- sometimes literally -- with his s...

An Insider's Guide to Berlin Street Art

Vayable | Posted 05.25.2014 | Travel

This vibrant neighborhood, which is linked with Kreuzberg, offers some of Berlin's most famous works of street art. It's home to the East Side Gallery, and famous works by street artists Blu and Revaler Strasse 99.

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Gallery Defends Controversial Sale Of Banksy Mural | Kate Abbey-Lambertz | Posted 03.10.2014 | Arts

A Detroit gallery is looking to sell a Banksy mural they had removed from its original location, raising concerns from some local art lovers. Ba...

Banksy's 'Umbrella Girl' Rescued By Neighborhood

AP | JANET McCONNAUGHEY | Posted 02.26.2014 | Arts

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Neighbors in New Orleans foiled what police say was an attempt to steal a chunk of cinderblock wall bearing a painting created by...

Is Banksy Headed To Russia?

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

Incognito street artist Banksy is rumored to be making his next “appearance” in Russia’s capital. Word of the visit spread on Jan. 10 after t...

Banksy Works Vandalized On New Year's Eve

AP | MICHELLE RINDELS | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

Two Utah paintings by the mysterious British graffiti artist Banksy were the targets of vandalism on New Year's Eve, possibly ruining one of the works...

Banksy Is Overrated (There, I Said It)

Charlotte Bravin Lee | Posted 02.22.2014 | Teen
Charlotte Bravin Lee

His work is cool and interesting to a certain extent but simply does not provoke you to look at it for a very long time. Good art should draw you in for more than just a second. Banksy's work does not.

Beyond the Paint: Philadelphia's Mural Arts

Aja Beech | Posted 02.10.2014 | Arts
Aja Beech

"The focus is less on the appreciation of a particular art object, and more on the process of involving a community in a transformative experience."

Banksy NYC Street Art, Photographic Retrospective of Cindy Crawford at Art Miami

Sheryl Estrada | Posted 02.01.2014 | Arts
Sheryl Estrada

The New York gallery will exhibit recreations of fashion photographer Marco Glaviano's best-known black and white images of Crawford, which are large-scale versions printed on canvas and sprinkled with diamond dust.

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...

3 Reasons Why Original Artwork Is More Popular (And Accessible) Than Ever

Stephen Tanenbaum | Posted 11.08.2013 | Arts
Stephen Tanenbaum

If 20x200 returns, I wonder if the changing art landscape will impact the business, and if it, like others, will look to original artwork to continue the job already begun -- supporting the artists in the maker movement of today.

The Best Of Banksy Animated Into Incredible GIFs

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 11.06.2013 | Arts

Photoshop 'wizard' ABVH out of Serbia has taken some of the recently highlighted works of Banksy while he was in New York City and transformed them in...

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. ...

Meet Franksy, Banksy's Biggest (Canine) Fan

Posted 10.29.2013 | Arts

If you've roamed the internet at all in the past month, you almost surely know who Banksy is and probably know who Hanksy is. But we doubt you've hear...

Chasing #Banksy Day 24: Why New Yorkers Love the Illusive Street Artist

Sandi Bachom | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Sandi Bachom

I spent all day schlepping around New York in search of the latter day mountebank with a spray can and stencil, known as Banksy. The mysterious ar...

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...

Calling for a Bloomberg-Banksy Ceasfire

Amanda Gutterman | Posted 12.21.2013 | New York
Amanda Gutterman

Whether you believe that Bloomberg perpetuated or eased the social problems that are the grist in Banksy's mill, it is undeniable that the two men share common ground.

WATCH: Banksy Haters Strike Again

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.16.2013 | New York

Banksy's 14th piece in his "Better Out Than In" NYC exhibition was discovered Monday in Woodside, Queens on the side of a building at 38th Avenue and ...