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Is This A Trailer For The New Banksy Documentary?

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 06.12.2014 | Arts

Mysterious street artist Banksy has released what is rumored to be a trailer for a new documentary about his month-long residency in New York City las...

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...

Police Confiscate $300,000 Banksy Balloons Because They're 'Not Art'

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 11.07.2013 | Arts

It seems impossible to talk about Banksy without talking about what is or isn't art. Heady stuff, but today, the NYPD stripped the argument down to it...

WATCH: Would-Be Banksy Thief Tackled By Fan, Arrested

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.01.2013 | New York

A few hours after an inflatable Banksy piece appeared outside a building in Long Island City on Thursday, two would-be art thieves climbed a ladder 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. ...

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...

Banksy's Final Trick

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

A Genuine October Surprise for New York Street Art Friends and Foes Alike. In a series of communiqués beamed from his website, the global street 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...

I'm the Accidental Owner of a Banksy

New York Magazine | Posted 10.22.2013 | New York

“Are you going to be rich?” That is the first question people ask me upon finding out that in the wee morning hours of October 17, the famed stree...

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 ...

Bloomberg Has No Love For Banksy

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.21.2013 | New York

The anti-graffiti, anti-street art wet blanket known as Mayor Michael Bloomberg apparently does not like Banksy. Bloomberg made the erasure of graf...

Banksy's Unexpected 9/11 Tribute

Posted 10.15.2013 | Arts

Banksy continues his month long, plein air exhibition throughout the city of New York with an image all New Yorkers hold close to their hearts. Th...

Banksy Sold Original Artwork For $60 In New York City

AP | Posted 10.15.2013 | Arts

NEW YORK -- NEW YORK (AP) — Banksy, the British graffiti artist causing a sensation in New York City, says he sold a few of his artworks over the we...

A Slaughterhouse Delivery Truck Filled With Stuffed Animals Is Cruising Through NYC

Posted 10.14.2013 | Arts

This has to be one of the most disturbing Banksy installations yet. The British street artist, who is currently hosting an open-air exhibiti...

Banksy Work is Destroyed As Quickly As It Is Made

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.08.2013 | New York

Banksy is currently in New York as part of a month long project "Better Out Than In." The British graffiti artist has been keeping busy, recording his...

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...