Tag: Banksy

  • AMSTERDAM, March 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The Modern Contemporary – aka, Moco Museum will open its doors to the public at the end of March. The opening exhibition will combine works of art by Pop Art-protagonist Andy Warhol and Street Art-legend Banksy. The new museum for modern and contemporary art located on the Museum Square…

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  • Exit Through the Gift Shop

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    Exit Through the Gift Shop

    So here’s the story behind the story. It’s not really a Banksy film. Well this trailer isn’t. It’s a Thierry Guetta film. The biggest counter cultural movement since punk. Street Art.

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  • Pop Art – a Presidential Gift

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    Pop Art – a Presidential Gift

    Much comment has been made about the appropriateness of gifts between state leaders. Poor president Obama’s department got it so wrong with the lovely Mr Brown, that the sequel was being scrutinised with much interest. And low, it was modern art that won out. I’m quite pleased about that. There’s always the risk that someone…

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  • Banksy Prints Stolen

    Banksy Prints Stolen

    If you’ve seen Banksy’s book, Wall and Piece, you will have witnessed several examples of Banksy’s art being surreptitiously placed on the walls of famous galleries and museums. This example, ‘Early Man Goes To Market’  appeared in The British Museum in 2005 and was completely overlooked until Banksy pointed it out on his website. All credit to…

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